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Julien Sunier Fleurie - Beaujolais

Julien Sunier Fleurie 2018 - Beaujolais

Vintage: 2018 | Type: Reds | Producer: Julien Sunier
Region: France
Closure: Cork
Bottle size: 750ml

94 POINTS
The Wine Front

$76.50: as part of any six
$85.00: single bottle
$459.00: per case of 6

WINEMAKING

Gravity tanked, indigenous yeasts, without SO2, Carbonic maceration (whole grapes fermented in anaerobic) for 10 days and then semi-carbonic for 10 days, manual raking, old-fashioned pressing with a vertical press

AGING

100% 228 litres oak barrels (about 10 wines old) for nine to eleven months. Bottled unfiltered with a low addition of sulphites.

CHARACTER

Raised like a great Burgundy, this seductive Fleurie impresses with its purity with nose bouquets of violets, iris mixed with red berries, wild strawberries, raspberries and on the palate, freshness dominates combining purity and minerality.

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94 POINTS
The Wine Front

As I so often say, I buy, and drink way more cru Beaujolais than I do Burgundy. Less oak. More terroir on show, quite often. And way more bang for your buck. Morgon perhaps the most earthy cru, with a whole lot of bass notes. 

Earthy, a big show of exotic spice, rose oil, cherry essence, pepper over ripe strawberries. Medium-bodied, firm slatey tannin, beef dripping, good cut through of sappy acidity, smoked meats and spice on a long finish. It has a lot to stuff to unpack, as at now, but such a good wine of verity and staunch regionality. Rated : 94+ Points

Gary Walsh


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