Perfumed Muscadelle gives a great lift to this wine with its smooth texture and crisp lemon and apple flavors. Touches of toast add spice. It is a wine with great fruitiness just hinting at minerality. Drink from late 2018.
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.