This is a warm ripe wine. It has soft fruit with just the right amount of acidity to lift the strawberry fruits. It is in a fine apéritif style, very drinkable right now.
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.