Around 80 winemakers nurture Chiroubles ruby robe and its aromas, where a floral bouquet is at the fore with violet, iris, lily of the valley and peony. Its flavours are those of the red fruit that the Gamay grape expresses so well. Chiroubles more-ish by nature, it slides easily down the throat. Tender, fruity and lip-smacking, the soils its vines grow in are remarkably homogenous, poor and shallow.
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