Earthy aromas lead to a crisp while full-bodied wine. There's a whiff of sulphur floating around that takes a while to blow off. Beyond that, the fruit is spicy, crisp and green. Screwcap.
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.