Loimer, better known as a producer in Kamptal, also has vines in the Thermenregion, south of Vienna. This perfumed, smoky wine is deliciously juicy, a welter of red berries balanced with acidity. Great fruit with just enough tannins to ensure structure. Glass stopper.
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.