If the hallmark of the Mosel is delicacy combined with intense flavors, then this wine from the great Dr. Loosen estate hits the mark perfectly. It has green floral notes, and aromas of summer flowers. Lightly sweet flavors and a touch of green tannins give way to intense tastes of ripe peaches. —R.V.
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.