Rounded, oily-textured wine, rich and ripe. Pear, peach and melon flavors give the fruitiness, while the steely edge adds structure and gives the wine a fine tension.
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.