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  • Richard Hemming MW
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  • Richard Hemming MW
25 Jun 2018

The official summary of the 2017 vintage in Beaujolais seems to be that adverse weather nonetheless created outstanding quality. The conditions mentioned (spring frost, summer hail, drought and rain at harvest) sound like the exact recipe for a terrible season, yet 'optimum maturity [allowed] Gamay grapes to express their full potential. ...…