Rich but fresh, with good aromatic intensity. Flavors are of white fruits, in a soft style, with nougat and honey, and a drier, crisper character than previous bottlings of this wine. The aftertaste is fresh and lively.
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.