Round, smooth, this wine lives up to its charming name. Yellow fruits and sweet grapefruit go well together, the wood and acidity showing through the ripeness. Juicy, toasty, the wine has an attractive edge on the finish.
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.