This wine has ripe fruitiness that is rounded and soft. Some toast gives a warmer character that is emphasized by the rich apricot and pineapple flavors. Drink soon, in 2015 or early 2016.
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.