Domaine des Nugues

DESCRIPTION

Gérard Gelin is part of a winegrower family since 2 generations and is the owner of the Domaine des Nugues since 1976. In 2000, Gérard Gelin forms a partnership with his son, Gilles Gelin: EARL Gelin. Now, Gilles works with his wife Magali.

The domaine count 36.20 ha. All the estate is located in the northern Beaujolais, surrounded by the crus Moulin à Vent, Fleurie, Morgon.

The only grape variety used in Beaujolais area is the gamay grape for the red wine and the Chardonnay for the white wine.

Earl Gelin wants to keep the elegance and the structure of the gamay grape through its wines. The consumer can keep our wines up to 3 years and more.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Wines Grape Varietal Age of the vines Nature of soil Technical Sheet
Beaujolais Village Nouveau red gamay around 25 years granitic, sand- granitic and clay- sandy
Beaujolais Village white Chardonnay young vineyards chalky-clayey soils
Beaujolais Village red red gamay 45 years granitic, sand- granitic and clay- sandy
Fleurie red gamay 45 years granitic and sand- granitic

GENERAL INFORMATION

COUNTRY France
REGION Burgundy null
APPELLATION(S) Beaujolais Villages-Fleurie
PRODUCER Domaine des Nugues
FOUNDED 1976
SIZE OF THE VINEYARD 88.95 acres
ANNUAL PRODUCTION 118.000 bottles
FARMING sustainable
WEBSITE www.domainedesnugues.com

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