This is a real apéritif wine, full of approachable fruit and ripe lychee and spice flavors. It's a generous wine that's cut with some acidity from the vintage. The aftertaste brings out a stylish, balanced 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.