This medium-dry Chenin is deliciously ripe while still light and very fruity. Currant flavors give a juicy character, accented by honey and crisp apples. Fruity now, the wine will become richer and bring out almonds and a more textured character. Drink 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.