This white Chardonnay from Vougeot is one of a pair of white vineyards owned by the Boisset family of Domaine de la Vougeraie – the other is Le Clos Blanc. This Clos de Prieuré is light, fresh, with flavors of soft pears, an easy wine ready to drink now.
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.