The Burg mountain above Spitz is the site of the steep and stony 1000-Eimerberg vineyard. This rich wine contrasts ripe stone fruits with a tight acidity and crisp freshness. It gives a wonderful tension that will be resolved with aging. Drink from 2017.
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.