A fresh, apples-and-cream style of Blanc de Blancs. It has a forward fruit character, led by ripe acidity. There is some sweetness in the aftertaste, but it seems well integrated.
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.