More than just rich and sweet, this wine shows intense, complex flavors. It is full of ripe lychee and spice flavors, and boasts a rich, creamy texture with a finish that hints of dryness. It is maturing well and already ready to drink, but it will also hold for several more 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.