Quite an innovation from a major Bordeaux chateau – a rosé bottled with a screw top, albeit a very smart, de luxe design. This is a vivid pink colored wine, a blend of Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, crisp, fresh, tasting of wild strawberries, a great summer wine.
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.