With its crisp fresh fruit and deliciously refreshing acidity, this wine from a small parcel of Condrieu owned by Domaine Gerin has a well-judged touch of wood, but is full of ripe white peach and spice flavors. When it has aged for a couple of years, it will be in peak condition.
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.