This fragrant wine is a an unusual blend of Riesling, Gewürztraminer and Malvasia. That combination of northern and southern Europe works to give a crisp wine that is also intensely perfumed as well as full of acidity. It is an attractive wine that is already drinkable.
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.