A soft, gentle-textured wine, that has ripe fruit, flavors of pears and white peach, lifted gently by spice and open, fresh acidity. Not a wine for aging, but delicious this summer.
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.