Pushing in the direction of freshness and herbaceousness, this is a tight, textured wine. The wine's grapefruit and lime flavors are balanced by touches of wood and spice. The final feel is soft, yet brisk.
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.