2018 Chateau Moulin-a-Vent Molin-A-Vent Champ de Cour

Gamay - 750ML
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WE 94 VN 93 WS 93 W&S 92 DC 91
WE 94

Wine Enthusiast,

From vineyards just below the iconic windmill (moulin-à-vent), this is a powerfully structured and very ageworthy wine. Black fruits and rich tannins convey complexity. This wine will age well and should not be drunk...
VN 93

Vinous, October 2020

The 2018 Moulin-à-Vent Champ de Cour is a plush, generous wine. The presence of clay in these granitic soils yields a Beaujolais endowed with tremendous presence and breadth. Red berry fruit, blood orange, spice and...
WS 93

Wine Spectator, October 2021

This focused, light-to-medium bodied red offers a medley of steeped black cherry, tangy blackberry and apricot notes flanked with tea, cedar and anise elements. A vivid hint of rosewater defines the long finish. Drink now...
W&S 92

Wine & Spirits, October 2021

A smoky and luxurious barrel scent introduces this wine, woven in harmony with the rose overtones of the fruit. The wine is powerful and gracious, blackberry flavors filling the tannic extract. Grown at a site fully...
DC 91

Decanter, March 2021

Champ du Cour is a windy single-vineyard sited on typical granite/clay soils. Very attractive violet and peony aromas with intense dark berry and cherry fruit on the palate, backed up with brisk acidity. Refined, elegant...


Color & Type Red
Varietal Gamay
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Beaujolais
Appellation Moulin A Vent
Vintage 2018
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13%
Closure Cork

The 2018 Chateau Moulin-a-Vent Molin-A-Vent Champ de Cour is a captivating red wine from the esteemed Beaujolais region in Burgundy, France. Crafted from the Gamay varietal, this wine showcases the true potential of the grape and the unique terroir of Moulin A Vent.

In the glass, this wine exhibits a deep, garnet-red color that is both alluring and elegant. With a cork closure, it exudes a sense of tradition and craftsmanship. The aromas are immediately enticing, with delicate notes of violets and peonies wafting from the glass. These floral nuances are complemented by intense dark berry and cherry fruit aromas, creating a harmonious and inviting bouquet.

On the palate, the 2018 Chateau Moulin-a-Vent Champ de Cour reveals its true character. The intense dark berry and cherry flavors take center stage, supported by brisk acidity that adds freshness and vitality to the wine. The palate is refined and elegant, exuding a lot of class and sophistication. The slightly grainy tannins suggest that a few months of bottle aging will result in even greater rewards, making this wine an excellent candidate for cellaring.

Renowned wine critics have also recognized the exceptional quality of this wine. Decanter awarded it a commendable 91 points, praising its refinement and elegance. Vinous, on the other hand, bestowed a remarkable score of 93 points, highlighting its plushness and generosity. Wine Enthusiast was equally impressed, awarding it an impressive 94 points and noting its powerfully structured nature. Wine Spectator and Wine & Spirits also expressed their admiration, scoring it 93 and 92 points respectively and praising its complexity and grace.

With its impeccable balance, depth of flavors, and aging potential, the 2018 Chateau Moulin-a-Vent Molin-A-Vent Champ de Cour is a wine that demands attention and appreciation. It is an excellent choice for wine enthusiasts seeking a refined and elegant red wine from the renowned Beaujolais region. Whether enjoyed now or cellared for a few years, this wine is sure to captivate and delight.