Appellation: AOC Regnié (Beaujolais region)

 

Grapes: Gamay (100%)

 

Farming: Organic (not certified)

 

Aromatics: Very expressive, whole bunch character on the nose. Fine smokiness from the use of stems during the carbonic maceration, red berries meet a fresh and vibrant earthiness.

 

Palate: Medium bodied, black and red berries, hips of fruit, crunchy tannins and a lively attitude. Multi-dimensional wine. Fleshy, spicy sour finish. Natty vibe but still under control and providing loads of pleasure!

 

About the wine: Naturally made wine from the terroir of "La Ronze" probably one of the best lieu dit in Regnié. Whole bunch vinification. Aged in concrete.

 

When to drink: Drink now or in the next 4-5 years.

 

Service: 12 to 14 degrees C.

 

Food match: Terrines, light red meat, grilled meat on the barbecue, grilled fish, charcuterie.

2018 Domaine Raphael Chopin, AOC Regnié 'La Ronze' Gamay

$59.00Price