Posts from Beaujolais Villages

  • Beaujolais white wines: the rare find

    As yet relatively little known, Beaujolais white wines are pleasant all year round wines that will surprise your guests. If you're lucky enough to find a bottle, that is…

  • Discover the “white pearl” of the Beaujolais region

    It's one of the Beaujolais region's little-known gems: white wine.

  • Beaujolais white wines: the rare find

    As yet relatively little known, Beaujolais white wines are pleasant all year round wines that will surprise your guests. If you're lucky enough to find a bottle, that is…

  • Beaujolais Nouveau True or False

    Over the years, Beaujolais Nouveaux wines have suffered from many rumors and stereotypes: “Every year, there’s a taste of banana”, “Yes, it’s a good pre-dinner drink, but no good at all with a meal!”, “and it’s best if you drink it straight away otherwise it just tastes like dishwater”...

    More than anything else, Beaujolais Nouveaux wines are victims of their own success - everyone has an opinion on them, whether they know them or not...

    Forget all the preconceived ideas. Stand out from the crowd and become a connoisseur of these wines by reading the article below.

  • Beaujeu, the heart of the Beaujolais region

    Beaujeu. This small village in the Beaujolais was once the capital of the Lords of Beaujeu, after whom the Beaujolais region is named.

    The Beaujeu family history is still very much visible in the landscape thanks to the heritage sites dating from the period when they ruled over these lands. The Lords of Beaujeu played a major role in the development of winegrowing in the region notably through the creation of a trading port in Villefranche.

    In memory of this history, Beaujeu has been chosen for the past 25 years as the place where the first cork is popped to launch the world celebration of the arrival of Beaujolais Nouveaux.

  • Video : AOC Beaujolais-Villages

    Hello! For today’s Beaujolais Moment, I’ve brought you to the Beaujolais-Villages appellation, one of the 12 Beaujolais AOCs!