While it is certainly on the sweet side, this bottling, with its lively mousse and strawberry flavors, is a definite step up from previous tastings. It has weight but also freshness.
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.