This wine is sweet, rich and soft. While it misses out on acidity, it has rounded, fresh fruitiness and a light shot of spirit. For those who like a sweeter aged tawny, this is just right, open and generous.
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.