Very pale in color, this is otherwise a ripe, fruity Cinsault- and Grenache-driven wine. A slightly herbal character quickly blows away, leaving a raspberry-flavored, ready-to-drink wine. The grapes were harvested at night.
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.