Jean Baronnat " Le Respect du Vin "

Chenas red

chenas

 CHARACTERISTICS

Nice deep red colour with tints of garnet red.
Aromatic nose with smells of fruits, notes of flowers and spices.
Generous in mouth and stays harmonious,
fine and well-balanced structure.
Persistent and fullbodied wine. 

 

chenas

 

TECHNICAL CARD

Situation : the vineyard is situated north of Beaujolais’area, south of Mâcon. It is the smallest of the ten “crus” from Beaujolais.

Soil : sandy granite.

Only one grape variety : Gamay noir.

Vinification : semi-carbonic maceration and classical winemaking.

Maturing : in tank then in bottles.

SERVICE CHARGE : Serve all around of 15°C.  Ideal with game animals and cheese.