This walled vineyard in the Côte Chalonnaise forms part of the 12-acre Domaine de la Ferté. The wine has structure with some firm tannins behind the ripe berry and crisp cherry fruits. It is developing well although it will need some more time. Drink from 2020.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.