2016 Seven & I’s 『Beaujolais Nouveau』  This year, it will be sold in conjunction with a collaboration campaign wtih GACKT  Orders start from September 3 (Sat)!!

From September 3 (Sat) onwards, Seven & I Holdings’ 7-11 Japan, Ito-Yokado, Sogo & Seibu outlets, will begin taking preorders for 2016’s 『Beaujolais Nouveau』. Every year, the highly anticipated Beaujolais Nouveau Day, also known as 「the once-a-year wine festival」, is held. This year, it will be held on November 17 (Thu).
This year, as part of Seven & I Holdings’ products, the two varieties, the 『Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau 2016』, produced by winemaker Georges Duboeuf, “the king of Beaujolais” himself, and the 『Charles Drapier Beaujolais Villages Nouveau 2016 Special Cuvée』, hand picked by world no. 1 sommelier Tasaki Shinya by travelling to France, will be brought in.
This year, for the first time, the 『Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau 2016』 will be in a promotional activity that is held together with artiste GACKT. Customers who purchase this wine will receive a GACKT original postcard (3 types in total) as a gift. Please do look forward to a unique Nouveau flavour that can only be sampled this year.2016-sept01-pressrelease01

◆Seven & I Holdings Product
〔Participating stores〕: Around 19,000 stores from 7-11, Ito-Yokado, Sogo & Seibu, York Benimaru, York Mart, The Garden Jiyugaoka

■『Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau 2016』
750ml 2,297 yen (with tax, 2,480 yen)


【Artiste GACKT】
Male solo artiste who holds the record for most singles in the TOP 10 chart (from July 2016 to present)
His performances, born of his insatiable pursuit for perfection, is critically acclaimed in and out of Japan. In addition, it is known that he is a great wine-lover, to the extent of turning a room in his home into a “wine cellar”.

Comes with one limited-edition GACKT original postcard (3 types in total).
In addition, by scanning the QR code on the back of the postcard, you can download a limited-time only short video that gives you a taste of sharing a toast with GACKT.


Source: Seven & I holdings press release

Translation: GACKT ITALIA Team

Translation © GACKT ITALIA