Candy and fruit drops are the first impression of this young wine. It has some good fruit, more in the honeyed and nut character, but that heavily perfumed candy character doesn't fit well.
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.