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Morgon is one of the crus of Beaujolais. Like the other crus, it’s located in the hilly vineyards of northern Beaujolais. The area produces dense, long-lived wines that can approach the quality of red Burgundy. An especially excellent vineyard in Morgon is the Cote de Py.
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  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...

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  • Marcel Lapierre

    In 1973, Marcel Lapierre begins again the family business composed then by 7 hectares with the cu...

  • Domaine Jean-Marc Burgaud

    I’m stated my job in 1989, after obtaining my diploma in oenology and wine-growing. My estate is...

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  • Domaine de Robert-Morgon 2006


    Dark plum hue, aromas of red tree fruits, ash and tobacco, flavors of black cherry juju's and candied plums braced by good acidity, but short length and texture. Read More

    Wine review by InWineTruth

  • Georges Duboeuf Morgon 2009


    No written review

    Wine review by lrgarza

  • Georges Duboeuf Morgon 2009


    My Rating 88: Very well balanced nose with complex attributes.Body is fruity well balanced with long taste. Very well made.Price about $ 10.- at Costco Read More

    Wine review by Wolle

  • Chateau de Raousset Morgon "Douby" Bottle 2009


    Maroon-violet hue, nose offers dried red fruits, green herbs, green peppercorns; tart cherries and red currants driven by acidity and spice, with fine tannins. Drinks young, but promising. Read More

    Wine review by InWineTruth

  • Too bad there's not a category like "Wine and Celebrities" that I could post ... ... The wine provided was a Morgon and a Bourgogne Aligote--both French, not exactly locavore. Both were pretty unexciting IMO.  Lots of folks waiting to see what MP ate, but also so many people wanting to talk to him that it was a while before he got near the fo... Read More

    Forum post in the topic My Dinner with Michael...

  • Georges Duboeuf Morgon 2009


    The appearance, as with many younger Beaujolais wines, is fresh and bright. Cherries and fresh raspberries are immediately apparent in the nose, but some vigorous swirling will reveal dried apricots and smokiness. Racy and streamlined, the acidity gives this wine its backbone with the delicate tannins rounding out the mouthfeel. This is a light... Read More

    Wine review by Katrin

  • Morgon Herve Varenne 2000


    Last year I had a bottle of Eric Morin's Morgon and liked it very much.It was an interesting contrast to his Chiroubles because,so he said,,of the unique soil of the commune of Morgon,on the site of an ancient extinct volcano.Later I managed to but a case of 12 Herve Varenne Morgon on for only Thirty-eight ponds.Herve Varenn... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906

  • Pierre Chanau Morgon 2008


    I must say I was slightly disapointed with this wine although there was nothing ... had a bottle of Eric Morin's Morgon which almost tastes of the ancient extinct volcano that makes up the soil of this commune in Beaujolis.I have also had a bottle of the Morgon by the negociant Herve Varenne which is different again;bursting with fruit and yet ... Read More

    Wine review by duncan 906

  • Mommessin Morgon 2008


    No written review

    Wine review by seongmin noh

  • Morgon Chateau des Jacques 2008


    After reading the reviews I wasn't sure what to expect. I agree with the smooth and light. i had just finished a Pinot Noir and the difference in texture was clear. While I prefered the Pinot, this was a good wine for the price. Read More

    Wine review by Roncgs

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