Named after Léonie Duchêne, one of the founders of this producer, this wine is soft, although with a drier character than in the past. It has apple fruitiness that is enhanced by almonds and a touch of spice. Drink 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.