Big, bold and structured, this blend of Syrah and Carignan is a rich characterful, wine from one of the most exciting appellations in Languedoc. It shows plenty of Mediterranean warmth and ripeness, but its spice and sweet tannins give complexity as well as power.
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.