Since this wine comes from a big Rhône producer, it's no surprise the blend is 50% Grenache Blanc. The other 50% is Sauvignon Blanc. It is an effective, balanced medley, with the fat Grenache given a burst of freshness by the Sauvignon. The wine is light, lively and fruity. Drink now.
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.