The Côte Chalonnaise gives a fruity while structured style of red Burgundy. It's juicy, with red cherries and berries giving a bright character behind the still-present tannic structure. It's ready to drink, although it will be better in 2015.
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.