This is a classic of Sancerre—enormously rich, packed with fruit and a touch of vanilla. It is the fruit, though, that sings in this beautiful wine. Mango and peach blend with the crispest citrus flavors. The wine demands aging and is still young. Drink from late 2018.
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.