Wine from 1774 to be experienced through all five of the senses

20th May, 2018
Vin Jaune from 1774 (€15,000-€20,000)

It is very rare to find a wine in good condition which was made before the French Revolution. Vin Jaune, made in the Jura mountains of eastern France, is probably the only French wine capable of this longevity, according to Master of Wine Anthony Barne.

“To drink a glass of this is to experience history in the most immediate way possible and, if you count holding the bottle and pulling the cork, with all five...

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