This small appellation is in the hills behind the Côte Beaune. The wine has the cool character of many of these wines, with red-currant fruitiness. Layers of acidity give the wine a youthful, ready-to-drink fresh character.
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.