This wine is ripe and rich with plenty of citrus as well as fresh pineapple and pear flavors. It has a great tangy character, fresh and steely with minerality. It needs time, so drink from 2019. The property is owned by Bernard Thomassin; his son Arnaud restructured vineyards for higher quality. A fire in 2011 resulted in construction of a new winery.
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.