Soft, gentle, this wine shows the perfumed side of Pinot Noir. Sure, there are some tannins, but that is only a sideshow to the aromatics and flavors of sweet fruit and 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.