This is herbal, with some flavors of green bell pepper and wild spice. The wine is light bodied and fruity, with attractive, juicy black-currant flavors and a perfumed aftertaste.
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.