2018 Beaujolais 'Rose Pourpre' Vieilles Vignes, Vignerons Pierre Dorée
One of our favourite wines of the year. Ripe and vibrant, but still fresh and classy. Old vines bring real intensity to the bright, expressive gamay fruit. Gentle chilling makes this a perfect summer red.
"A Beaujolias, which on at first glance doesn't appear to be a Beaujolias?.... Interesting. It certainly looks French and it says 'vieilles vignes' on the front it, yet my first instinct is not to think Beaujolais but to assume that it heralds from a little the further south, the Rhône maybe or more likely the even further south from the sun drenched vineyards of the Languedoc. Yet this is a wonderfully modern example of the new kind of wines being made from the often overlooked gamay grape. The Rose Pourpre "purple rose" is a concentrated cassis filled delight of a wine that is hugely enjoyable both with or without food. Whatever you're thoughts on Beaujolais, put them aside and enjoy this brilliant French red and then spread the word, your friends and family will be delighted you did." - Robin James, Mr.Wheeler Wine
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