Although this is dry, the wine's honey aromas and opulent texture point to richness. It's smooth, with weight and peach flavor. On the finish, all of the richness is balanced by refreshing acidity.
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.