Darker in color than many rosés, this Champagne was produced using color from the grape skins rather than by adding still red wine. That method yields a wine with more structure, faint tannins and a noticeable toasty character. Its red fruit is vivid and rich, the wine ready to drink.
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.