The most famous hillside in Morgon gives a satisfyingly structured wine, dominated by a warm character of well-exposed vines, but also with a more serious edge of acidity and fresh juiciness. The wine has a good dense final texture and could age for a year or two.
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.