2016 Chateau des Jacques Morgon Cote du Py

Beaujolais | Gamay
"Morgon's most famous vineyard is on a long, steep slope. It has produced this perfumed, ripe wine. The tannins are fully integrated into the fruit giving richness and leaving plenty of room for acidity."
 
93 PointsWine Enthusiast
 
"This was a very creditable performance from the 2016 Morgon Côte du Py, a medium to full-bodied, concentrated wine with tangy acids and an attractive bouquet of blackberries, wild berries and cracked black pepper. Though affected, yields were less impacted by hail in Morgon than in Moulin-à-Vent, and the wine is a bit more classic in profile as a result."
 
92 PointsRobert Parker's Wine Advocate

"Decadent and rich with dark berries, wild mushrooms and spices. Cinnamon, too. Full-bodied, tight and juicy. Firm and reserved tannins run clearly through the center. Drink or hold."
 
92 PointsJames Suckling
 
"A brooding, light-bodied red, with black chocolate, graphite and licorice details marking the black cherry coulis and raspberry tart flavors that are focused and backed by solid acidity. Features a rich finish, with light, velvety tannins. Drink now through 2024. 251 cases made, 50 cases imported."
 
91 PointsWine Spectator



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