This is a rich Chardonnay and Arinto blend with a ripe texture and fruit. Aging on the lees has given the wine that extra concentration and depth of flavor. That goes with the apricot and peach fruits and the tight acidity at the end. Drink from 2017.
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.