Tannic Malbec as rosé doesn't always work. Here it does, giving a wine that is structured but also offering brilliant red fruit flavors and refreshing acidity, laced with a touch of caramel.
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.