On the right bank of the Serein river, Vaucoupin gives rich wines, showing its sunny exposition. This bottling is ripe, full in the mouth and intense with fragrant white fruits, vanilla and youthful acidity. With freshness still to the fore, it will age and will be better from 2017.
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.