A blend of four grapes, this is lemon scented, fruity wine. The wood aging is there but lets the ripe fruits shine through. Yellow fruits, lemon and red apples give the medley of flavors that are textured by the steely edge. Give this wine until 2015 in bottle.
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.