More tropical than herbaceous, this gooseberry- and pineapple-flavored wine is balanced and fresh. Its ripe character is concentrated all the way to the taut, fresh finish.
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.