2017 Maison Passot Regnie

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2017 Maison Passot Regnie

Régnié - only one square mile in size - is situated at the bottom of the Brouilly hill, and is known for its pink granite soil with a high mineral content. The grapes are sourced from 40-year-old vines that grow on gravely granite with some clay on slopes facing East.
Hand-harvested grapes undergo primary and malolactic fermentation in stainless steel and cement vats.
Grape varieties : 100% Gamay
Vineyard age : 40-year-old vines
Exposure : East
Soil : Pink granite
Alcohol : 12.7%
Tasting notes :
This wine is perfumed and has notes of raspberries, currants, blackberries, cassis with a dash of spice and a mineral core. This is a delicious wine with a long finish. Régnié features raspberry, red currant, sloe and blackberry aromas. Its flavor profile of red berries is both fresh and structured, leading to a very aromatic wine with good length and a touch of mineral and spice.