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Gamay Noir

Gamay Noir Wine Details
Price: $16.00 per bottle

Description: The grapes are grown in a tiny half-acre vineyard of Gamay, wrapped around our all-gravity hillside winery, at the north end of Dry Creek Valley. Extremely limited production - 70 cases (840 bottles) for sale.

Varietal Definition
Gamay Noir:
The Gamay Noir grape is a clone of Pinot Noir. The version thought to be responsible for the Beaujolais wines of France is the Gamay Noir a Jus Blanc, as distinct from other Gamay teinturiers - (i.e: Gamay vine mutations of ancient origin noted for their deep red coloring capacity in blends).


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