Chapuy's nonvintage blend is soft and creamy. It is full in the mouth, with almond, pear and orange peel flavors. The acidity of this relatively sweet wine is late to arrive but balanced once it emerges. Ready to drink.
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.