Stéphane Aviron Vieilles Vignes Chénas 2014, Ac

Gamay Gamay
Beaujolais, France

$20.95 (526855)

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January 20, 2018

Critic Reviews (4)

Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

This distinctive Chénas is produced from 100+ year old pre-phylloxera vines. An abundance of authentic fresh cherry...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

Ripe and tart is the order of the gamay day in Aviron’s Chenas, a Beaujolais pulled from old vines and their funky,...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A particularly earthy-stemmy Beaujolais here, with decent density and depth to be sure, but also a brittle palate...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This an unusual, even odd Beaujolais, with elevated florality/geranium almost painty character. There is also some...

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Community Reviews (1)

Brad Mate
Brad Mate

Sweet waxy cherries, brown sugar, hot rock and a touch of barnyard funk and perhaps just a hint of spearmint on the finish. Light bodied and smooth smooth smooth. Ratings get a bit subjective when you're romanced by such a wine.

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