Powerful aromas of honeyed botrytis come leaping from the glass. This is a concentrated wine, with layers of dry botrytis flavors and fresh, floral honey. There's plenty of richness, but also a lightness of touch which makes it appealing.
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.