Gran Partita 2012 has been bottled at the estate after ageing 2 years in the cellar, on September 10th 2014. It was a "fruit" day in the biodynamic calendar, allowing the wine to keep its entire personnality.
2012 is a great vintage for the appellation Châteauneuf-du-pape. Mixing maturity, finesse and energy, it offers all the qualities to create the 1st vintage of Gran Partita.
Expression of a family and a terroir grown with love and care, Gran Par tita embodies the Coulon family history,wine growers in Châteauneuf-du-Pape for 8 generations. Gran Par tita is recreating the unique alchemy of the « thirteen- grap e -varieties Symphony». Like Mozart thirteen wind instruments, each grape-variety brings its personality and definition of terroirto the blend. Union beteen old vines and their descendants carefully selected, Gran Par tita is a link between generations, making each of them eternal. Discover the essence of this wine and travel through time.
-The Coulon family
Domaine de Beaurenard has been a family-run estate for eight generations. Today, brothers Daniel & Frédéric Coulon and Daniel’s sons Victor and Antonin are dedicated to produce the most essential expressions of this historic region, long sought-after by discerning collectors and enthusiasts around the globe. Domaine de Beaurenard has been producing certified biodynamic wines on more than 80 acres of this celebrated terroir since 2010. Domaine de Beaurenard is also established in the up and coming Rasteau Appellation with 60 acres and in Côtes du Rhône with 25 acres both also certified biodynamic.
In addition to the timeless Domaine de Beaurenard facilities, the Coulon family is developing a range of certified biodynamic wines made from grapes sourced in friends’ vineyards in the Rhône region. “We have seen great potential to develop and expand our activities, and portfolio while keeping our philosophy and values intact,” says Victor. This promising project led by the new generation is expanding the Coulons expertise to exciting, and new wines.