This is bright, fruity and very crisp. An herbaceous character suggests flavors of grapefruit as well as red currants. The acidity at the end makes the wine seem very dry.
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.