A stylish wine, not quite bone dry but definitely heading in that direction. Perfumed with crisp apple flavors, it also has a steely, tight texture. It's wonderfully fruity and ripe while keeping total freshness. Drink from the end of 2014.
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.