Saint-Romain is one of the villages in the hills behind the main Côte de Beaune vineyards. As such it produces a cooler style of wine with crisp red-berry and red-currant fruitiness. There is a tang to its texture as well as a layer of tannins. Drink this potentially lively, fruity wine 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.