The four fingers of land that stick out over the Layon Valley in the Chaume appellation are immensely propitious for the formation of botrytis in the autumn mists. This wine with its opulent honey and spice character is the result. It is full of yellow fruits, while keeping freshness that lifts the richness of the wine. This wine is still very young, don't drink before 2022.
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.