The single-vineyard Enclos of Maimbray produces ageworthy wines. This is structured, with a young and vibrant character that will be become richer as it ages. A steely, mineral background to the freshly sliced apple fruits gives a strong texture. Drink from 2017.
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.