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Delightfully playful, yet at its best capable of impressive gravitas, Gamay is responsible for juicy, berry-packed wines from Beaujolais and parts of the Loire. The variety is also widely planted in Savoie, Valle d'Aosta and Switzerland. Gamay has recently found success on a small but growing scale in Oregon.

Tasting Notes for Gamay

Gamay makes a dry, red wine that is light in body. In its simplest form as Beaujolais Nouveau, a wine released just a couple of months after harvest, Gamay is fresh and full of cranberry and cherry candy flavors. The Villages and Crus Beaujolais wines, given more time on the vine and in the winery, are capable of improving with age and offer blackberry or ripe cherry flavors with enticing aromas of baking spice, violets and wet earth.

Perfect Food Pairings for Gamay

Gamay is delicious on its own; the simpler bottling can even benefit from a light chill before serving. It is the quintessential picnic red and goes well with simple charcuterie, Asian food, roasted duck or Thanksgiving turkey with cranberry sauce.

Sommelier Secrets for Gamay

Within Beaujolais, there are ten different Crus, or highly ranked grape-growing communes. Each one has its own distinct personality—Fleurie is delicate and floral, Côte de Brouilly is concentrated and elegant and Morgon is serious, structured, and age-worthy, capable of rivaling some red Burgundies.

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  • Domaine Jules Desjourneys L'Interdit 2008 Front Label
    Domaine Jules Desjourneys L'Interdit 2008
    Gamay from Vin de France, France
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    • Laboure Roi Beaujolais Villages St. Armand 2008 Front Label
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      • Duboeuf Morgon Jean-Ernest Descombes 2008 Front Label
        Duboeuf Morgon Jean-Ernest Descombes 2008
        Gamay from Beaujolais, Burgundy, France
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      • Duboeuf Julienas Chateau des Capitans 2008 Front Label
        Duboeuf Julienas Chateau des Capitans 2008
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        • Duboeuf Moulin-a-Vent 2008 Front Label
          Duboeuf Moulin-a-Vent 2008
          Gamay from Beaujolais, Burgundy, France
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        • Duboeuf Brouilly 2008 Front Label
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          • Duboeuf Beaujolais Villages 2008 Front Label
            Duboeuf Beaujolais Villages 2008
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            • Louis Jadot Beaujolais Villages 2008 Front Label
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              • Duboeuf Morgon 2008 Front Label
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                • Duboeuf Fleurie Domaine des Quatre Vents 2008 Front Label
                  Duboeuf Fleurie Domaine des Quatre Vents 2008
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                • Jean-Paul Brun Domaine des Terres Dorees Beaujolais L'Ancien Vieilles Vignes 2008 Front Label
                  Jean-Paul Brun Domaine des Terres Dorees Beaujolais L'Ancien Vieilles Vignes 2008
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                • Duboeuf Chiroubles 2008 Front Label
                  Duboeuf Chiroubles 2008
                  Gamay from Beaujolais, Burgundy, France
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                  • Duboeuf Julienas La Trinquee 2008 Front Label
                    Duboeuf Julienas La Trinquee 2008
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                  • Clos de la Roilette Fleurie 2008 Front Label
                    Clos de la Roilette Fleurie 2008
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                    • Joseph Drouhin Brouilly 2008 Front Label
                      Joseph Drouhin Brouilly 2008
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                      • Edmunds St. John Gamay Noir Porphyry Barsotti Ranch 2008 Front Label
                        Edmunds St. John Gamay Noir Porphyry Barsotti Ranch 2008
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                        • Duboeuf Moulin-a-Vent Domaine des Rosiers 2008 Front Label
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                        • Duboeuf Morgon Domaine des Versauds 2008  Front Label
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                          • Marcel Lapierre Le Cambon 2008 Front Label
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                            • Domaine Laurent Martray Brouilly Corentin 2008 Front Label
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                              • Domaine Octavie Touraine Gamay 2008 Front Label
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                                • Domaine Jules Desjourneys Moulin a Vent 2008 Front Label
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                                  • Terroirs et Talents Moulin-a-Vent Cuvee de la Lure 2008 Front Label
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                                    • Didier Desvignes Morgon Les Charmes 2008 Front Label
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                                      • Henry Fessy Morgon 2008 Front Label
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