Lively and crisp, this has some good concentration and almond and creamy flavors over new wood. It shows ripe fruit, but there is also a zesty lemon character that gives it a lift and vibrancy. Deliciously refreshing.
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.