With a crisp texture and ripe apple and pear fruits, this is deliciously fruity and lively, with a lemon zest texture. Some toastiness gives the wine extra interest. It's worth aging until 2015.
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.