Honeyed, tropical fruit aromas are showing strongly in this smooth, lightly toasty dry wine. Rich and rounded, it shows both the fresh fruit of the vintage and also the concentration of the white wines. It should be aged, but can be drunk now. Drink until 2020.
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.