Found a great article on the subject at RareWineInvest. The term ‘Vieilles Vignes’ can be seen on wine labels in several languages. A term that means a lot for marketing, but perhaps less for the wine itself?
A Life Cycle For Vines
When looking at the life cycle of the vine, there are of course many factors that play a role in how the individual vine develops. So, in this imaginary example, we start with an average vine. Depending on the grape variety, growing location, cultivation methods, etc., this can then vary: