These are definitely old vines, at nearly 100 years of age. The wine from this impeccable producer is juicy with great fruitiness and rich red-cherry flavors. It has fine acidity and light tannins. As befits a wine from Regnié, it is likely to age easily and with fine fruit. Drink from 2017.
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.