2016 Beaujolais, Chiroubles

If tenderness and elegance could exist as one they’d look like this! The Chiroubles has a dress of bright red and effortlessly mixes cherry and violet aromas. A wine that’s easy to admire. Easier to drink. The perfect companion to poultry and white meat.                                                                                                                                

Price
£12.90 per bottle
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Grape
Gamay
Country
France
Region
Beaujolais
Appellation
Beaujolais, Chiroubles
Product code
CHME675

Food pairing

Allium

Onion, Garlic, Shallot

Funghi

Porcini, Shitake, Oyster Mushroom, Button Mushroom

Nutty Hard Cheese

Gruyere, Comte, Emmental,

White Meat

Chicken, Pork, Chop, Tofu
The producer

Domaine de la Combe au Loup

1970. Gérard settles with the other love of his life, his wife Marie-Claude and working in tandem they create a modern and functional cuverie.

1984. This is followed by the creation of the Domaine de la Combe au Loup and construction of a tasting cellar and air-conditioned reception. 

1993. Albert’s eldest son David arrives, putting in place modern, eco friendly methods of cultivation and winemaking in keeping with the family tradition.

1998. Nathalie, David’s wife follows on David’s heels making this a real family affair. 

2009. The Méziats work together to produce superior grapes, making excellent wine and now  marketing it – bringing the taste to the masses. 

2011. The Domaine de la Combe au Loup is certified High Environmental Value. 

2014. The range of wines expands with the arrival of Beaujolais Villages Blanc.

2017. David and Nathalie continue working on their vines to produce the most natural wine possible                                                     This is a story that's set to run, and run.....