CHATEAU DE CHENAS
A Beaujolais co-operative with an impressive 80 producers and 210 hectares together. Only a fraction of this land is under vin, with 90 hectares of various cru. They are the largest producer in the Cru Moulin a Vent, followed by a significant holding in Chenas. This is a cooperative with very high standards, each vigneron checks their vines and reports, if not to the required standard they are simply not accepted. The winemaking then depends on the source and the cuvee. The cellar impressive, constructed in 1700’s and can hold 850 barrels. There’s a serious range of excellent Beaujolais Cru coming from this co-operative that are rather well priced.