submitted by Sandy
Nouveau is celebrated on the third thursday of November
and even more on Friday, this year on the 15th and
16th of November.
than one third of the Beaujolais production is a
Beaujolais Nouveau wine.
stands for New. And therefore a Beaujolais Nouveau
is a wine that has been made the same year it is
is a light wine and should be drunk within 6 months
after the third Thursday of November. It should be
color of the 2007 Beaujolais Nouveau is a little
bit lighter than usual. Traditionally Beaujolais
has a deep purple robe.
is fruity as usual.
is smooth with aromas of cherry and plum. As usual,
almost no tannins displayed.
Nouveau 2007 is somehow a traditional Beaujolais,
as always an easy to drink wine. The key thing is
to take it as it is, without expectation, and to
enjoy it as a party wine.
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