Rare vintage wine of the year 1979
Vintage wines of 1979 from the most famous wineries of Bordeaux and Burgundy, Piedmont and Tuscany.
The ability of a wine to age is influenced by factors like wine region and the quality of soils, the grape variety and the winemaking.
The condition that the wine is kept in after bottling, the cellaring of the wine is very important to age well such a long living wine.
Only few wines are capable of aging well. Only the best wines from valuable vineyards have a high aging potential.
The classified vineyards of the wine region Bordeaux, the Grand Cru Classé estates, have deep gravel soils with an excellent drainage.
Here the aristocratic grape varities Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot found every year ideal conditions. Their vines are 30-70 years old!
In Piedmont the small single vineyards of the best producer of Barolo and Barbaresco are planted with Nebbiolo.
The wine region around the villages of Barolo, La Morra, Neive and Barbaresco create classical long-living red wines.
Nebbiolo wines require years of aging to balance the tannins with other characteristics.
All the wines of 1979 have optimal level, color, label and cork. The bottles are stored in ideal temperature and controlled conditions.
Our wines are stored on our own stock at Antik Wein and are ready for immediate shipment.
You can select and order here your vintage wine of the year 1979.
With every old vintage wine of the year 1979 you get a certificate: this certificate guarantees the authenticity, origin and quality of this wine of 1979.
Furthermore guarantees that this bottle was filled in the year 1979 and since then the originals capsule, cork and label were never replaced.
All the wines offered are from the indicated year of 1979. The vintage year 1979 of the wine is clearly visible on the original wine-label.
In the year 1979 Domenico Clerico, today a famous Barolo producer, has bottled his first Barolo. Clerico is one of the founding members of Barolo's Modernist school.
They have changed for example the method of traditional Barolo producers to age the wine for years in great old oak casks and used instead little French barrels (barriques).
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