Tasting Notes -Louis Jadot Beaujolais-Villages

DSC_2018Name: Beaujolais-Villages
Name: Maison Louis Jadot
Region: Beaujolais, France
Grape Varieties: 100% Gamay
Overall Rating:  ☆☆
Pairing:   Being a “Villages”, this is a mid-quality wine from the Beaujolais region, but it was a solid pairing for some lamb and chicken kebabs over rice and  a good bargain.  The tart cherry and dust flavors worked with the grilled meats, and the  yogurt sauce was there to cut some of the dryness and tannin.

Color: Brick
Brightness: Dull

Intensity: Low/Moderate
Age: Some Age
Scent: Dried cherry and leather

Dry/Sweet: Bone Dry/Dry
Body: Medium
Acidity: Smooth
Tannin: Low/Medium
Flavors:  Tart cherry, currants, dust/mustiness
Finish:  Long(5-7 sec)


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