Green, young and firm, this wine is developing slowly. But it's obviously going to be a fine wine, with its mineral, steely character, intense dryness and flavors of ripe pears.
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.