The vineyard lies just below the great white Grand Cru vines. It has something of the same power although in a more immediately approachable style. The fruit is juicy, crisp, open with generous white stone fruits and a lively line of citrus acidity. Drink this beautifully balanced wine 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.