This is full, rich, rounded Riesling, showing the beginnings of a more mature character. It is deliciously perfumed, concentrated with pepper as well as fragrant white fruits and a floral, crisp aftertaste. Age for another 2–3 years.
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.