Pascal Aufranc Vignes De 1939 Chénas 2013, Ac

Beaujolais Beaujolais
Beaujolais, France

$17.95 (329987)

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86 pts
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August 08, 2015

Critic Reviews (4)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A peppery, savory wine produced from 74-year old grenache vines from Beaujolais. Light to medium bodied with a...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Medium-dark ruby in colour, the 2013 Vignes de 1939 Chénas reveals lightly peppery notes of strawberries, sweet plums...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is an intense but rather hard gamay. It has a ripe, slightly cooked nose with some evergreen/herbal notes....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This bottle shows signs of premature oxidation, so take this review as provisional, though there's a distinct...

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Community Reviews (1)

Brad Mate
Brad Mate

Classic Beaujolais. Seriously smells like a red rose petal. I love that about Beaujolais. Add cherries, strawberries and candle wax and this is a very complex nose. The palate is classy. Sour cherries and red beats dominate. Nice balance and structure to the finish.

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