This is as much about spice and fresh sweet apple flavors as it is about actual botrytis sweetness. The Gelber Muskateller gives tastes of cinnamon, pepper and nutmeg as well as fruit, while preserving the raciness of the grape variety.
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.