The wine tastes full of ripe fruits as well as acidity. A touch of bitter almond gives a hard edge to the otherwise fruity, apple and pear flavored wine. Drink from 2015 to give the wine some bottle age.
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.