Rich and dense, this wine is all sweetness. There is nutmeg, along with ripe apricots and lashings of honey. Mild acidity makes this full and on the fat side.
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.