From the granite soils of Saint-Amour in the far north of Beaujolais, this dense wine is rich in both tannins and ripe black fruits. Its structure and firm character promise good aging for this full wine. Drink from 2019.
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.