An intensely grassy wine, with green fruit and herb flavors, structured and laced with yeast from the lees. It has a hard edge from its straight-laced structure; it needs food.
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.