This is ripe and sweet fruit, with a yeasty overtone and flavors of soft, white peaches. It is an immediately attractive wine with a well-judged touch of acidity to balance. —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.