Vignes de 1939
wine detail
Vignes de 1939
  • Vintage
  • 2016
  • Type
  • RED
  • Location
  • France - Beaujolais - Chenas
  • Varietal
  • Gamay
  • ABV
  • N/A
  • Aging
  • Keep up to 5 years
  • Serving Temp
  • 55 F
  • Ratings
  • --
Domaine Pascal Aufranc
At the end of the path, a preserved and confidential terroir with 70 year old vines surrounded by woods and fields.
FARMING AND TASTING NOTES
Varietal : 100% Gamay Noir. Vineyard area : 3,75 acres. Density of plantation : 4000 vines per acre. Vine Age : 75 years old. Plot : En Remont Soil type : Sand, granite and quartz. Elevation : 300m. Exposure : West. Farming : Sustainable farming favoring the biodiversity, putting straw in the vines. Winemaking : From 8 to 10 days maceration with whole cluster in gridded vats. Aging : 8 months in concrete vats on fine lees. Clarification : Light filtration Dark garnet robe with blue tints. The nose is displaying black fruits and spicy notes such as cinnamon. A very round and generous palate marked with soft tannins and a long and bright finish.
Characteristics

Tannic

tannic
tannic

Body

body
body
body

Oaky

Acidity

acidity
acidity

Dry

dry
dry
dry
dry
dry
dry
RED LIGHT
Cherry
Cherry
Raspberry
Raspberry
Violet
Violet
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