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2014

Domaine Boillot

Les Rouchaux
Moulin-à-Vent
0,75
Red
A 1.2 hectare site runs below the hamlet of Thorins and has subsoils composed of blue granite that run into ancient alluvial soils. This is the most aromatic of the cuvées with lots of red summer fruit character. The first taste is one of crushed raspberries before the wine opens up to reveal very fine, very elegant almost Pinot Noir fruit characteristics.
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SKU 2014118-00750
Vintage 2014
Volume 0,75 L
Country France
Region Beaujolais
Appellation Moulin-à-Vent
Château Domaine Boillot
Cuvee Les Rouchaux
Producer Louis Boillot
Alcohol 12,5%
Drink From 2019
Drink Till 2023
Bio No
The story

Louis Boillot is descended from the large family of Boillot based in Volnay. He used to be involved with his father and his brother in the Domaine Lucien Boillot but decided to go it alone in 2003. He used to make his wines in Gevrey; however, for almost two decades he has made his wine in the ...

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Grape
Gamay
Appellation

Considered the highest rated of the 10 Beaujolais crus, Moulin à Vent lies in the northeast corner of the region.  Many top wines rival village wines from Burgundy.   A windmill, dating back to 1930 and classified as an historical monument, serves as the symbol of the appellation.  The soil here is very specific; pink ...

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