From a small appellation next to Pouilly-Fuissé, this is a ripe, full wine. It is all white stone fruit, pears and green plums, given structure by the zesty, mineral texture. It is a rich single-vineyard wine from vines up to 70 years old. Drink from late 2018.
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.