This is a medium-sweet style of Pinot Gris from the Beblenheim cooperative. It is fruity, with a touch of spice complementing the creamed pear and lychee flavors. On the finish, acidity mingles with a honey note. Screwcap.
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.