Round, ripe and fruity, this has soft tannins that accentuate the cherry flavor and give a hint of dryness. The acidity and brilliant fruit are delicious, finishing with a bright red-fruit flavor.
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.