A medium-sweet wine, this balances a ripe lychee flavor with touches of botrytis and spice. The acidity contributes the essential element to this concentrated and impressive wine. There is a crisp, refreshing finish. Age for 2–3 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.