A fresh and ripe blend that brings the richness of Chardonnay and the perfumed Viognier well into focus. It is rich, full of apricot and green plum fruits that are cut by acidity. The name Vin de Lune (moon wine) is a reminder of the time when grapes were harvested at night to avoid detection by the local lord and so escape taxes.
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.