This property, owned by the Zonin family, is improving with each vintage. The Traminer has ripe, intensely spicy fruit, with a fine, crisp layer to give it poise and shape. The aftertaste is exotic, flavors of oriental spices blending with lychees.
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.