Anthony Thevenet - 2017 Vieilles Vignes Chenas

2017 Vieilles Vignes Chenas

Variety
Gamay
Region
Beaujolais, France
Volume
750ml

From old vines, this Beaujolais has beautiful structure and silky smooth tannins. Like all Anthony’s wines, this is elegant and ethereal and so aromatic. Cru Beaujolais where it should be. Anthony Thevenet’s vision of Beaujolais is apparent in his impressive slew of wines. A combination of perspectives from decades past and today’s trend of voluptuously fruity, early-drinking renditions with a serious edge. He was trained by Georges Descombes, one of the local veterans of natural winemaking,...Read More...

From old vines, this Beaujolais has beautiful structure and silky smooth tannins. Like all Anthony’s wines, this is elegant and ethereal and so aromatic. Cru Beaujolais where it should be. Anthony Thevenet’s vision of Beaujolais is apparent in his impressive slew of wines. A combination of perspectives from decades past and today’s trend of voluptuously fruity, early-drinking renditions with a serious edge. He was trained by Georges Descombes, one of the local veterans of natural winemaking, followed by five years as the right hand man of Jean Foillard. Thevenet is a true luminary of the Beaujolais wine-making scene. 

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