If you want purity of fruit, this is the wine for you. With its relatively low dosage, there is no compromise with the rich, but elegant fruit, very much following the Pommery style. At this stage, the wine is very young, leaving it somewhat unbalanced. But at the end of another 5 years, this will be a great wine. At this stage, decant before serving.
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.