Rich and structured, this complex wine comes from grand cru vines on the northern slopes of the Montagne de Reims. It is tense as well as packed with ripe apple and pineapple fruit flavors. The tension develops from a fine vintage that will allow it to age. Drink until 2022.
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.