This is a wine with a serious side, its fruitiness balanced by a firm steely texture. Apples and lime flavors are lined out with minerality, with a chalky character as well as intense acidity. It's a wine to keep for a few months, so drink in 2015.
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.