Fleurie, Les Roches, Lucien Lardy, 2018
Beaujolais Cru since 1936.
Awards: 93 pts Vinous/90 pts Wine Enthusiast.
The pink granite rocks gush in this area, a promess for minerality and ripeness thanks to the warmth kept by the rocks.
Grape Variety: 100% Gamay Noir.
Farming : Sustainable farming, short pruning in bushes, putting straw in the vines.
Tasting Notes: At first, a red garnet robe with purple tints. Then, a complexe nose with ripe wild berries, roasted and floral notes. The palate is very velvety, with a long and silky finish. The tannins are fine and sweet.
Drink it from 13C.
Ageing potential up to 5 years.
« Coming from a family of four children, I was the only one to choose winemaker as my profession. My father left me a wonderful legacy that I wanted to honor and preserve.. » Artisan Wine maker Lucien LARDY.