A smooth, lightly wood-aged wine that has soft tannins and good berry fruits. Black currant and a stalky texture show the light and fresh character of this only lightly tannic wine.
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.