Morgon - 2020 - Antoine Sunier - Magnum
Domaine Antoine Sunier
Fruity nose carried by notes of cherry, plum, strawberry and raspberry… Fine and delicate on the palate, beautiful structure and perfect balance acidity/tannins for the 2020 vintage, beautiful length and of course this very very good drinkability that we love in Antoine's wines!
- 150 cl
- Original features
- Degree of alcohol
- 13 %
- To drink from
- 2023 to 2030
100% Gamay from 60-year-old vines certified organic for 15 years, planted on stony soil at 270 meters altitude, facing South, on a parcel of 1.22 ha. Vinification: indigenous yeasts, vatting by gravity, carbonic maceration for 10 to 15 days, very soft horizontal pressing for one day. Maturation on fine lees for 7 months, for two-thirds in 8-year-old Burgundy barrels and for one-third in concrete vats. Blending for one month. Bottled in June 2021 without fining or filtration, micro-dose of sulphur before bottling.
Antoine Sunier, child of the 79 vintage, was in no way predestined to become a winegrower... Son of a hairdresser, he had a first professional life in telecoms for 13 years, but was then titillated by the wish to have his feet in the vineyards, thanks to his brother Julien Sunier, who set up his own estate after returning to Beaujolais in 2003. In 2008, while he was living in the French Basque...All wines
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