From the steeply terraced Pfaffenberg vineyard, this is a deliciously fresh, crisp wine. It has tangerine, citrus flavors and just a touch of dry honey. The texture rolls magnificently between rich and very tense. There is strong minerality here, with a tight tannic structure. Screwcap.
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.