With its Burgundy-colored tile roof and porticoed facade, this is a showpiece estate in Juliénas. The wine it produces is dense, with solid, complex tannins. Ripe red fruits plus acidity and a core of dryness will allow it to age. Drink from late 2018.
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.