This is quite a bargain of a wine. With its yeasty aromas and soft flavors of ripe apples and sweet acidity, the wine is full, straightforward with just a touch of currants.
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.