Soft and rich, this is laden with ripe tropical fruits. The wine has a tangy, orange-zest texture, bringing brightness to this concentrated, generous wine. On the finish, there is a mineral edge.
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.