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Beaujolais original pen and ink and watercolour illustration by Rosie Brooks

Beaujolais original pen and ink and watercolour illustration by Rosie Brooks

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Beaujolais is a wine region in France located in the southern part of the Burgundy region. It is known for producing light-bodied red wines made from the Gamay grape variety. The wines are typically low in tannins and high in acidity, with fruity flavors such as cherry, raspberry, and strawberry.

The most famous style of Beaujolais wine is Beaujolais Nouveau, which is released every year on the third Thursday of November, just weeks after the grapes are harvested. Beaujolais Nouveau is known for its fresh and fruity flavors and is often consumed young.

There are also ten cru villages in Beaujolais that are known for producing higher-quality wines with more depth and complexity than Beaujolais Nouveau. These cru villages include Morgon, Fleurie, and Moulin-a-Vent, among others.

Beaujolais wines are often paired with simple and flavorful dishes, such as roasted chicken, grilled vegetables, and charcuterie. The wines are meant to be enjoyed young and fresh, and they are often served slightly chilled.

Beaujolais is an important wine region in France and around the world, known for its light and fruity red wines and its annual release of Beaujolais Nouveau.

Original artwork by Rosie Brooks - an unframed pen and ink and watercolour piece on paper. The artwork is signed by the artist and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity, making it the perfect gift for collectors of illustration.

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