Devotees of Kracher wine argue whether the classic Zwischen den Seen or the modern Nouvelle Vague style is more impressive. In this case, the perfumed Traminer lends itself perfectly to a touch of wood. It gives the wine a rounded texture without losing sight of the extraordinary richness.
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.