Balance, dryness and elegance are the hallmarks of this wine. It is fruity, with a sense of structure and delicious acidity to give it freshness. The wine was bottled unfiltered, meaning it should age well in bottle. —R.V.
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.