Smooth, caramel aromas and flavors give this wine a soft character. It is rich and rounded, missing some freshness but making up for it with the ripe, yellow fruits and generous texture. Drink this wine 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.