Medium sweet, this wine brings out the fine honeyed character of ripe Chenin Blanc. That is balanced against the crisp golden-plum fruit that gives the wine bright acidity. This is a lightly wood-aged wine and that has helped to round the aftertaste. 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.