A fresh, juicy wine, its tannins soft, dominated by fruit. There is a light core of dryness, nothing powerful, but the main character of the wine is juicy, jammy, finished with fresh acidity.
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.