Morgon Corcelette

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France  Beaujolais 

Classic Morgon.

Winemaker Domaine Lathuilière-Gravallon
Features Unoaked, Old Vines, Vegetarian and Vegan
Style Red, Still, Dry, Single Variety
Varieties
  • Alpine Wines Grape Varieties: Gamay
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Chiroubles Chatenay 2019 75cl cl
£21.13
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London WarehouseOnly 18 left for immediate delivery.
Morgon Corcelette 2017 75cl cl
£18.05
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This Morgon from Fernand Gravallon is a dark red/purple which has good body with aromas of violets, kirsch and minerals mirrored on the palate. Excellent ageing potential and good with food. Drinking well now but may be cellared for some years to come. Excellent with cheeses and game. Drink around 14-15°C. Up to 2008 it was called Corcelette, from 2009 this is called Morgon Cuvée Prémium. The wines however are unchanged and are just as good as ever.

Ben says of the 2009 (September 2018): I started giggling as I brought the glass to my nose because the wonderful aroma hit me long before I started to consciously sniff! Deep red cherries assault your senses in a way that you wish would continue for ever. The kirsch and minerality still remain and, as before, all the aromas transfer perfectly to the palate and remain in the long and glorious finish.

Wine Details

Style Red, Still, Dry, Single Variety
Winemaker Domaine Lathuilière-Gravallon
Country France
Region Beaujolais
Features Unoaked, Old Vines, Vegetarian and Vegan
Aged In Cement
Closure Natural Cork
Varieties Gamay
Ripeness Normal
Winemaking Malolactic

Tasting Notes

Vintage 2009
Ben says (July 2016): This is a beautiful deep ruby with no purple left on the rim at all. The red cherry on the nose is met with a hint of crème de menthe. In the mouth, the acidity makes itself know while the texture is smooth with a slight earthiness. The cherry becomes darker and some forest floor flavours start to appear.The finish is quite long but your juices keep flowing even longer. This is another excellent Beaujolais from 2009.

Vintages

2019
Product Code 33LG0419
Size 75cl
Alcohol 13
In a nutshell Perfect Chiroubles.
Arrived 16 Nov 2020
Last Tasted 17 Sept 2022
mature evolution? No
Keep Until 2029
Also Available at Online Exclusive
Case Size 6
Sweetness dry
Closure Natural Cork
Allergens Contains Sulphites
Composition 100% Gamay
2017
Product Code 33LG0717
Size 75cl
Alcohol 13
In a nutshell One of our Beaujolais classics
Last Tasted 24 Jul 2018
mature evolution? No
Also Available at Online Exclusive
Case Size 6
Sweetness dry
Closure Natural Cork
Allergens Contains Sulphites
Composition Gamay 100%
No longer available
VintageProduct CodeAlcoholkeeps at least until
201833LG071813.0
2011331200513.0
20093332163132020+

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