Nicolas works everything by hand making some of the most exceptional Beaujolais out there. Despite the storm is a homage to the survival of the grapes despite heavy hail.
This is right up our street, for fans of Julie Balagny…
Incredibly balanced and very different from the bojo crus up north as he favours gentle infusions of whole berries… pure finesse of a gamay.
After the usual maceration of 3-3 and a half weeks, the juice went into barrel for ten months before bottling with no additions
Nicola Pavie, Incipit