Domaine Chardigny 2019 'A la Folie, Lot 2', Saint-Amour, Beaujolais, France
Winemaker: Victor Chardigny
Terroir: Here you find granite (which is typical of other Cru Beaujolais appellations), schist, clay, alluvium and a lot more. La Folie vineyard is a a mixture of ancient alluvial igneous rocks primarily from the Massif Central.
Vinification: This cuvée is vinified with a pre-fermentation cold maceration and with a large proportion of whole bunches.
Aging: Aging takes place in a mix of concrete, stainless steel, and neutral oak barrels
Tasting Note: Unabashed, bodacious curves, middleweight texture and big flavor Rich in personality is a punch of charming bright and full red fruit, freshly cut sweet green herbs and warm earthiness.