Rough, earthy aromas give this wine a decidedly old-fashioned character, which is repeated on the palate. With its dominance of Grenache, this is a powerful wine, packed with herbs and tannins, and farmyard flavors. Great with equally powerful food. Imported by J et R Selections.
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.