2010 Seyssuel VDP Collines Rhodaniens L'Esprit d'Antan, Domaine Villa

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No-one knows more about the steep schistous slopes of the ancient reconstituted vineyards to the north of Vienne than Pierre-Jean….and it shows here. This is marvellously aromatic and exceptionally pure, with concentrated black fruit at its core and robust linear tannins lending eloquent structural support. Simon Field MW, Wine Buyer Pierre-Jean, the former régisseur at Vins De Vienne, set up on his own four or five years ago, purchasing extremely classy and often long-established vineyards in the areas he knows best, that is to say in Seyssuel and St Joseph. The quality of his first full vin