This superb unfiltered wine comes from some of the steepest slopes around the village of Chavignol. It is impressively dense and concentrated with layers of tight fruitiness, a strongly mineral texture and bone-dry acidity. It is a wine for aging several years. Drink from 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.