Domaine Benjamin Passot Juliénas Vayolette 2018


Domaine Benjamin Passot Juliénas Vayolette 2018 is a distinguished Cru Beaujolais from the renowned Beaujolais Villages region in Burgundy, France. Crafted by Benjamin Passot, who learned his craft in Vosne-Romanée, this wine showcases native fermentation, semi-carbonic maceration, and 10 months of aging in older oak barrels. It delivers an exquisite medley of woodsy berries, cherry, and wild raspberry flavors, all enhanced by a refreshing acidity and a subtle granitic undertone. Ready to be enjoyed now, this Juliénas is a charming reflection of its terroir and winemaker’s expertise.

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Introducing Domaine Benjamin Passot Juliénas Vayolette 2018, an exquisite representation of Juliénas from the esteemed Beaujolais Villages region within Burgundy, France. Crafted by the talented winemaker Benjamin Passot, who honed his skills in the prestigious Vosne-Romanée, this wine reflects his passion and dedication to producing exceptional Cru Beaujolais.

This particular offering showcases the essence of Juliénas through a meticulous winemaking process. Sourced from 45-year-old vines, the grapes undergo native fermentation and semi-carbonic maceration, preserving their innate character. The wine then matures for a graceful 10 months in older oak barrels, adding a layer of complexity to its profile.

Upon uncorking, Domaine Benjamin Passot Juliénas Vayolette 2018 unveils its personality with a captivating array of woodsy berries, cherry, and wild raspberry notes. These flavors harmonize beautifully, creating a symphony on the palate, all underpinned by a bright and invigorating acidity that lends vibrancy to every sip.

What distinguishes this wine is its subtle granitic grip, subtly framing the experience. This mineral touch provides structure and depth, elevating the wine beyond its fruity charm.

In sum, Domaine Benjamin Passot Juliénas Vayolette 2018 is not just a wine; it’s an invitation to embark on a journey through the storied vineyards of Burgundy. Charming and ready to be enjoyed now, it encapsulates the rich heritage and terroir of Beaujolais, making each glass a delightful ode to this remarkable region. Savor the essence of Juliénas in every sip and raise your glass to the artistry of Benjamin Passot.


– Producer: Domaine Benjamin Passot
– Region: Beaujolais
– Country: France
– Grape Variety: Gamay
– Vintage: 2018
– Alcohol: 13%
– Style: Fruity & Rich


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