A blend of Zweigelt and Blaufränkisch, very round, soft and perfumed. Blackberries, currants and gingerbread are all there, as well as light acidity plus balancing juicy sweetness.
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.