Smooth, ripe and creamy, this wine is just right to drink now. Rich apricot and pear flavors give a pure line of fresh acidity as well as a full, round character. There is a delicious tang of orange zest at the end.
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.