One of the monopoles (wholly owned vineyards) run entirely by Jadot, this is a velvety, elegant wine. While it is not huge, it more than pulls its weight with its appetizing freshness and ripe tannins.
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.