A young wine, still very green and crisp, this shows great potential. When its acidity and the dosage have blended together, this will be a rich, but elegant wine, with flavors of crisp white currants, and a touch of almonds. Great acidity gives this a fine, clean aftertaste.
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.