Red Chassagne-Montrachet used to be found more than white in the past. This wine has a ripe, earthy character that brings out structure and tannin as well as strawberry fruits. It has a juicy as well as smoky character with spice and solid tannins in the background. Drink from 2019.
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.