Fresh, fruity and juicy, this is a red cherry flavored wine that has brought out the best of the light 2013 vintage. It is soft with only the lightest of tannins and refreshing acidity at the end. Two of the inventors of the cinema, the Lumière brothers, lived in this castle which dates from the 19th century.
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.