Based in the cru villages of Chénas, Pierre-André Dumas also has vines in Brouilly. This is a soft fruity wine with attractive red cherry flavors and a minimum of tannins. It is fresh and light, ready to drink now for its fruitiness, although ready to age at least until 2019.
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.