From the heart of the Beaujolais Villages area south of the cru villages, this wine has a fresh feel to it. It is crisp with red cherry and lively acidity. The soft tannins just buoy up the wine and give it an attractive shape. Ready to drink now.
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.