This is a floral, steely wine that is developing delicious, refreshing fruitiness. Firm structure gives the wine density as well as ripe fruits. Lemongrass and touches of spice add complexity. It needs aging; drink from 2017.
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.