Wines from this great producer have developed a tendency towards too much alcohol for a wine from Beaujolais. It is a shame because otherwise this is a generous structured cru wine that is finely balanced. With tannins and delicious acidity, the wine is ready to develop further. Drink from 2018.
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.