Salomon makes wines from the vineyards they have rented from the Metternich family on the Pfaffenberg. This is a beautiful floral wine, flinty and crisp. It also shows supple acidity, fruit flavors and a long, intense aftertaste. Expect this to age well.
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.