This wine shows much of the richness of 2002, without compromising acidity or crispness. It is very full and rich, but the green fruit character, allied to pink grapefruit and a yeast edge, all come together in an instantly delicious wine.
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.