The earthy character of Alicante Bouschet is very evident here. The wine, vinified following the lunar calendar, is full of blackberry juice flavors. The estate is named after the cranes, Grous, which nest here.
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.