Tight acidity characterizes this wine. It's fresh, touched by some toastiness and minerality. The dominant character is the fresh herbaceous character that brings out sliced apple and chive flavors. Attractive now, it will be even better in 2016.
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.