This open, generous wine is already completely in its stride. Ripe yellow fruits are given freshness by flavors of orange zest and citrus. The wood aging shows, but gently, rounding out the fruits and adding a note of spice. It's a full wine, ready to drink in 2015.
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.