Very pale in color, this wine has managed to retain plenty of delicious fruity flavors. Yellow and white peaches show strongly as does a fine tang of acidity. The wine, from 40-year-old vines, has a fine touch of spice at the end. Ready to drink now.
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.