This is a rich style of white, in keeping with the rich vintage. Its acidity and tight texture are paired off with the apricot and ripe pear fruitiness. Spice from wood aging adds an attractive background. Drink from 2022.
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.