Edouard Pisani-Ferry has been one of the great producers of Saumur-Champigny over many years. This is a classic—ripe, but fresh red fruits, some soft tannins, a lightness and elegance. And at the end, there's a wonderful burst of smoky, perfumed flavors.
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.