An intoxicating floral, aromatic nose sets off this light, delicate wine, with its delicious acidity balancing the sweet flavors of wild fruits. A touch of tannins gives the wine fine promise for the future, with maturity in 10 years or more.
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.