This wine is ripe and round, with a full, yellow fruit character. It misses out on some initial acidity although a more citrus character does come through at the end. It's rich with a touch of caramel. 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.