2013 Stéphane Aviron Morgon "Cote du Py" Vieilles Vignes (Previously $20.00)

SKU #1235525 Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

 The 2013 Morgon Côte de Py Vieilles Vignes has a straight-forward blackcurrant and raspberry-scented bouquet with just a faint touch of banana skin. The palate follows in a similar vein, not complicated, but balanced and easy drinking. I might have wanted something more cerebral from a Côte de Py, but it has an easy-going charm and should drink well over the next four or five years, even if I have no qualms about uncorking a bottle now. (NM)  (6/2015)

Wine Spectator

 Juicy, ripe cherry and blackberry flavors are accented with dried herb, smoke and anise notes in this light-bodied red. Lip-smacking acidity and light, dusty tannins add good structure through the floral, minerally finish. (GS)  (2/2016)

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Staff Image By: Dulcinea Gonzalez | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 4/7/2016 | Send Email
Aviron's portfolio of Cru Beaujolais are a great reflection of the amazing expression of the terroir. These wines are a great reminder on and how totally enjoyable a good Beaujolais can be and are accessibly priced for everyday drinking this Spring! The Morgon Cote Du Py is the shining star of the line-up with a fragrant, pretty nose backed with structure and delicious fruit that is drinking beautifully tonight, but could definitely be held onto for the next 5 years. It's a lovely wine, just chill and enjoy.

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