There is an attractive floral and fragrant quality about this wine, along with a light herbaceousness. It is light, though with a good intensity of fruit and a tang of citrus. For drinking now or over the next 2–3 years.
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.