A wine from the old domaine of Schloss Schörnborn. It is ripe, with some toffee flavors. Layers of sweetness and baked apple tastes show through the intense, underlying acidity. It is a little out of balance at present, but the structural tannins on the wine suggest it will age well. —R.V.
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.