Showing both toast and ripe yellow fruits, this is a generous wine. The apricot and spice flavors go hand in hand with richness and opulence. Yes, there is Sauvignon freshness, but this is a wine that concentrates much more on its intensity of flavor.
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.