This is a rich, creamy wine that has warmth and ripe pear and currant flavors. Spiced lemon cuts through the dense structure to give a soft yet crisp and clean wine that reveals great acidity at the end. Glass stopper.
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.