Ripe and fruity, this has weight that's balanced by a mineral, steely character. A taut, tight character emerges, and the concentrated citrus and pineapple flavors complete the mix. Age this for 3–4 years.
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.