the only grape which comes in the Beaujolais wines.
In fact it gets its name from a hamlet near Puligny-Montrachet.
Gamay reaches perfection in the granitic soil
of Beaujolais region. Gamay produces red grapes with
white juice, smooth and fruity. The wine can be consumed
Else where, Gamay grape-variety does badly on
light soils. However one can find admirable examples
of acclimatisation, specially in Touraine and in the
counties of Napa and San Benito where the wine is sold
under the appellation "Gamay du Beaujolais"(?).
Aromas : strawberry, cherry, spice
French wines : Beaujolais, Touraine,
Red grapes : Cabernet
Franc - Cabernet
Sauvignon - Carignan - Cinsault - Grenache - Merlot - Mourvèdre - Pinot
Noir - Syrah - White