Rich in vanilla and green plum flavors, this ripe Chardonnay from the Gascony region in south-west France comes from the Grassa family, the largest vineyard owners by far in the Gers department. This is a full, concentrated but easy drinking wine, just ready for lovers of a less woody style of Chardonnay.
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.