From the home vineyard of the Larochette family, this wine has some structure as well as great fruit. It is dense, full of rich white stone fruits, touches of vanilla and a terrific juiciness that conveys succulence. Drink the wine from late 2018.
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.