This is ripe concentrated Muscadet. Plenty of acidity keeps it tight and nervy while the citrus and young green-apple fruits are right up front. It has the weight and depth to age and this wine will be better from late 2018.
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.