The Magic of Beaujolais Nouveau 2012 (by Roger Voss)

Posted: November 22, 2012 by chantelbot in Beaujolais, Europe, France, Vinification, Winemaking, World wine news
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The Magic of Beaujolais Nouveau!

The Magic of Beaujolais Nouveau!

The first wines of the 2012 harvest from Beaujolais, France, hit bars and shops just in time for Turkey Day.

It’s nouveau time. At the stroke of midnight on November 15, the first wines of the 2012 harvest from Beaujolais, France, flooded bars, restaurants and shops worldwide—and just in time for Turkey Day.

It’s been 30 years since leading Beaujolais producer Georges Duboeuf, dubbed the “King of Beaujolais,” first sent the fresh and fruity French wine stateside, and every year since its debut, Duboeuf has launched the release in style. This year’s bash—held at L’Express restaurant on Park Avenue South in New York City, which was decked out to resemble a Beaujolais village—was themed Nouveau Magic.

Read on…

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