Yeasty wine, dominated by toast, peaches and almonds. The wine has nutty flavors, ripe fruit and a final spicy character. There is some good bottle age here, emphasizing toastiness.
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.