With 35% Chardonnay in the blend and some wood aging, this is a ripe wine with its rich soft texture brightened by a cut of acidity. It is beautifully balanced, with great yellow and citrus fruit. Drink the wine from 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.