Gamay, 2016

Dominique Piron

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Dominique Piron Beaujolais Villages 2016

$23.00

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The wine's story

It’s official: Beaujolais wines are back. Overturning a less-than-ideal reputation at the end of the 20th century was fixed firmly in the minds of the vintners of this ancient corner of France, and... read more

Sommelier notes

Beaujolais is a region on the up. It sits in the southern portion of Burgundy, away from all the famous vineyards, and the wines are often seen as the poorer cousins of the esteemed Pinot Noirs fro... read more

Food pairings

Gamay is one of those grapes which pairs absolutely perfectly with traditional, hearty home-cooked dishes for sharing with the family. We’re talking roast dinners: chicken, turkey or pork with all ... read more

Cellar Period

5-10 years - This wine is excellent now, and will hold up really well over the next decade.

    • Pairings
    • Grilled Mushrooms
    • Steak Tartare
    • East Asian Dishes
    • Filipino
    • Asian
    • Smoked Meat
    • Roasted Duck
    • French Cuisine
    • Tuna Steak
    • Burgers
    • Production Methods
    • Alcoholic Fermentation
    • Bottled Without Filtration
    • Tastes
    • Light
    • Fruity
    • Tangy
    • Earthy
    • Seasons
    • Summer
    • Spring
    • Moods
    • Excited
    • Always A Winner
    • Oak
    • No