With a light layer of tannin, this structured wine comes from the heart of the Beaujolais Villages area. It has black cherry and red-fruit flavors balanced by the right amount of acidity. Drink now. The Colonge family has been growing grapes in Beaujolais since 1789.
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.