100% Gamay. Vineyard: Les Mines. Vine Age: planted in 1950s. Size: 1.5 ha. Soil: pink granite. Vinification: Semi-carbonic in large concrete tanks. Elevage: 8 months in used foudres ranging from 14 to 42 hl in size. Bottled unfiltered with no SO2. Approx annual production: 500 cs. Bright violet. Aromas of fresh dark berries, violet and smoky minerals pick up a spicy nuance as the wine opens up. Gently sweet and pliant in the mouth, offering juicy boysenberry and black raspberry flavors that put on weight and take on an earthy aspect on the back half. Finishes sappy and smooth, displaying very good persistence and fine-grained tannins that sneak in slowly.