There is some of the freshness of the ocean climate in this cool, red fruited wine. It has a fine structure, juicy red berry flavors and fresh, lifted acidity. It's a wine to drink now for its fruitiness and fresh 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.