This fresh, light wine is based around 80% Chenin Blanc. It is soft with gentle apple and lemon flavors that give it an attractive lift as well as enhancing the nervy texture. It lacks in concentration, however it makes for a delicious, fruity apéritif.
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.