A Beaujolais with some structure. The Régnié village is dominated by pink granite soils and is located northwest of Morgon which perhaps explains the richer tannin although this wine is still very much Gamay in its accessibility.
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This wine is worth every single penny. Gamay is known for its light and killer bod. This leads many to fear it's too thin for their cheeseburger-porter-house-steak-loving palates.
Beaujolais can have serious structure and this is a perfect example!
With a beautiful white granite and ripe blackberry backbone that runs through this wine, it can stand up to all the meat pies and juicy lamb chops you throw at it. Great for now or later, it's a truly excellent investment.
The range of wine styles offered in Burgundy rivals that of any other region. In Chablis, Chardonnay is left unoaked to produce lean, crisp, steely wines with incredible acidity - a far cry from the vanilla-oak bombs that so many consumers associate with this grape. Fans of rich, unctuous, and well-oaked Chardonnay will enjoy Chassagne-Montrachet, whose age-worthy offerings offer all the fatness...
Beaujolais is the classic expression of the Gamay grape. These red wines (labeled simply “Beaujolais”) are approachable, grapey, and fun – ideal for low-pressure sipping. Beaujolais-Villages is a step up. Compared to basic Beaujolais, the rules for Beaujolais-Villages wines are more strict. Villages wine is produced in far smaller quantities. Beaujolais Nouveau is perhaps the most gulpable wine...
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