This is soft, slightly sweet Chenin Blanc. It has honey, a herbal character and flavors of cranberries. With its soft texture, this is a wine that is ready to drink—rounded yet with plenty of acidity at the end.
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.