2021 Jean-Claude Lapalu, Brouilly Vieilles Vignes

Beaujolais,France,

£32.48

Bottle size: 75cl,

    In stock

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    Description

    VINEYARD INFORMATION His Gamay vines are situated at Saint-Etienne-la-Varenne in the Brouilly region of Beaujolais and grow on granite soil. There are 12 hectares of old vines (60-80 years) in total – 7 in Beaujolais, 4 in Brouilly and 1 in the Cote-de-Brouilly, all grown strictly according to organic priciples; indeed Jean-Claude is hoping to convert to biodynamic within 3 years. This particular Gamay is from vines Claude’s grandfather reports were old when he began farming in 1940.

    Additional information

    Wine Type

    Red

    Country

    France

    Region

    Beaujolais

    Vintage

    2021

    Brand

    Jean-Claude Lapalu

    Appellation

    Beaujolais

    Bottle Size

    75cl

    Pack Size

    1x75cl

    Pack Type

    Loose Bottles

    Alcohol Percentage

    12.00

    Duty Status

    Duty Paid

    Availability

    Immediate

    Producer Profile

    INTRODUCTION

    Jean-Claude Lapalu is a vigneron who works in harmony with nature, situated on the slopes of Brouilly since 1996. His 9-hectare estate is certified organic, even if he does not mark this on his labels.

     

    VINEYARD INFORMATION

    His Gamay vines are situated at Saint-Etienne-la-Varenne in the Brouilly region of Beaujolais and grow on granite soil. There are 12 hectares of old vines (60-80 years) in total – 7 in Beaujolais, 4 in Brouilly and 1 in the Cote-de-Brouilly, all grown strictly according to organic priciples; indeed Jean-Claude is hoping to convert to biodynamic within 3 years. This particular Gamay is from vines Claude’s grandfather reports were old when he began farming in 1940.