This small appellation is situated on the south and north banks of the Garonne river near Agen. Using grapes from three-year-old vines, this wine is ripe and juicy in red fruit flavors, with layering acidity that gives a fresh aftertaste. 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.