Régnié is one of the smaller cru Beaujolais appellations. This Dominique Piron wine, made from a single vineyard, is in a rounded style, easy to approach when young. Juicy black fruits dominate light tannins and plenty of acidity. Drink this wine now.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.