This is a sweet Pinot Gris (thankfully indicated on the back label). It is soft, gently fruity and spicy without great depth of flavor. The light acidity helps give shape to a wine that is ready to drink.
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.