There’s nothing more on trend at the moment than wines from Beaujolais. The grape from this region is called Gamay and some of the wines it produces can compete equally with the great red Burgundies any day. There are 7 ‘Crus’ in Beaujolais that produce the best of the region, though you will never find the word ‘Beaujolais’ on these bottles as they try very hard to set themselves apart from the everyday Beaujolais that we know – Sandia tells us her top three favourite red wines to get your lips around for the festive season, for her November Red Online column.