The Wine Front, Mike Bennie: Vintage 2018, 95/100
Category: Medium bodied red
Appellation: AOC Cotes du Jura (Jura region, L'Etoile)
Farming: Organic (non-certified)
About the wine: Hand destemmed, foot stumped grapes in open fermenter, then pumping over. Low sulphur.
Taste like: Light colour, fresh strawberry, gooseberry, cranberries and pomegranate juice. Lovely volume, spices. Delicious Jura's red, bright, succulent tannins. Super wine of tension and details.
When to drink: Now or drink in the next 5 years.
Service: 8 to 10 degrees.
Food match: Roast chicken, salad, pizza or with fish.