A totally fresh and herbaceous wine, this is very crisp and citrusy. It does have some weight as well, a ripe character that comes from apple juice and pear flavors. The wine is great to drink now but could age.
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.