The 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau Blind Tasting Winners

The third Thursday of November is a special day in the wine world. It marks the release of Beaujolais Nouveau! Check out the video above to learn about this young French wine and how we taste them here at Astor!

 

The winners of our annual Beaujolais Nouveau blind tasting:

1st Place: 2014 Beaujolais “Primeur,” Pierre Chermette

2nd Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau “Ancien,” Terres Dorées, Jean-Paul Brun

3rd Place: 2014 Beaujolais “Primeur” Rosé, Pierre Chermette

4th Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau, Antonin Rodet 

5th Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau, Dupeuble

6th Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau, Pacalet 

7th Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau, Dom. de la Madone 

8th Place: 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau “Les Grandes Coasses,” Durdilly