Nouveau's more serious sister
by David Kirkpatrick
Many dismiss nouveau as "barely wine," and equate it with the region as a whole, making real beaujolais a tougher sell. Made from the same gamay grape, the other beaujolais is still a very fruit-forward wine but definitely a more serious one.
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