2019 Raphael Chopin Morgon Les Charmes

Beaujolais, France

Smooth and powerful expression of the famed Morgon Beaujolais cru.




About The Wine

Morgon is a granite-edged, power-packed action movie of a Beaujolais Cru, often coming with big tannin and needing time in bottle.

Raphael Chopin's lo-fi approach in his Les Charmes bottling is all the above, framed in smooth luxurious frame. It's bright and breezy on the nose with cherry and raspberry notes floating readily from the glass.

Tremendous quality premium Gamay.

About Raphael Chopin

Raphael Chopin is from a proud Beaujolais family, and though he had his youthful winemaking adventures in Australia he returned to his homeland of Lantignié, to revitalise their tiny vineyards as sustainably as possible.

He now has holdings in Morgon and Regnie, working them organically (on the way to certification), and using minimal intervention in the winery.

His Beaujolais we've tried have been thoughtful, serious, and utterly delicious.

Winemaker Raphael Chopin
Winemaker Raphael Chopin
Beaujolais, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

Charming is the right word for it! It will cast a spell on you, seduce you, blow you away.

This powerful and smooth wine will win over your palate and your heart. Its purple robe with notes of Burlat cherry will seduce you, its legs call out for a thousand smooth promises. Its mouth is strong and smooth and will give you an immediate and carnal pleasure.

Wine Tasting : A burlat cherry robe, a close nose in its first year, that opens up to morello, a closed and powerful mouth. It’s best to leave this wine be for a year before tasting it.

Blend : Gamay (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2028
Bottle Size : 750ml

Raphael Chopin
Raphael Chopin
Beaujolais, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

Gourmet Traveller Wine

"...shows the cru’s dense structure well, but there’s plenty of red berry flavour to match. Caillard noted, “Red cherry, redcurrant, cranberry fruits with some sappy herb notes. Generous and surprisingly vigorous on the palate with attractive mid-palate viscosity and integrated mineral acidity. Finishes chalky firm.” - Gourmet Traveller Wine


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