Pommery's prestige rosé is an unalloyed delight. There is an elegance here to go with the tight texture of red currants and apple skins. Fresh fruit dominates a youthful vitality that promises aging. Keep 3–4 years.
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.