91–93. Barrel Sample. Intensely herbaceous, this is a crisp wine that shines in fresh fruit notes. It has a bright acidity, with forward citrus and grapefruit flavors. The texture is light and fruity.
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.