Aged four years before disgorgement, this ripe and generously soft wine has both mature toasty flavors and great acidity. Rich in apricot as well as white fruit flavors, it is well balanced, with layers of acidity smoothed by the yeasty aftertaste. Drink now.
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.