Domaine Chasselay 'Quatres Saisons' Beaujolais AOC 2019

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Domaine Chasselay 'Quatres Saisons' Beaujolais AOC 2019
Country France
Region Burgundy-Beaujolais
Appellation/Sub-Region Beaujolais AOC
Grapes Gamay
Vineyard/Cellar Practices Certified Organic, Low-Intervention/Natural Wine, Vegan

The Chasselay family proudly claims winemaking ancestry back to 1464. In recent years, the domain has bolstered its reputation by committing to responsible farming techniques (gaining organic certification in 2006). They use no chemical products in the field and foster biodiversity with hedgerows and wildflower borders. Vinification takes place with indigenous yeasts, and little to no sulfites are added. While Chasselay vineyards in the Beaujolais Cru villages of Brouilly, Fleurie, and Morgon continue to shine, the domain also produces a line of more affordable—and still excellent—Beaujolais reds, whites, and rosés. This “quatre saisons” cuvée reflects all of the careful attention and expertise that Chasselay is known for, at a great value. It undergoes carbonic maceration and malolactic fermentation and is aged without oak, retaining a beautiful degree of freshness and lift. Red and black berry, cherry, and licorice flavors meld with refreshing acidity, well-integrated tannins, and a touch of smoky forest aromas. Certified organic, low-intervention/natural wine, vegan.