Beaujolais

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For the best wine experience, visit Beaujolais
Beaujolais is another big wine producing region. It is located north of Lyon and it covers parts of the north of the Rhône department and southern areas of the Saône-et-Loire département of Burgundy. The region is known internationally for its long tradition of winemaking in which they use carbonic maceration. Villefranche-sur-Saône is the official capital of the Beaujolais region, although Beaujeu (to the west of Belleville further north) remains the historic capital. While being there you need to visit the villages of Pierre Dorées (Golden Stones). They are so charming…

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