88–90. Barrel sample. This wine is light, fruity and golden in color, with attractive acidity and soft hints of botrytis. The wine shows peach and ripe apricot flavors.
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.