Firmly structured, this has both great tannins and equally big, rich berry and black currant fruits that bring the acidity right up front. It is still young, emphasizing the fruit and freshness. The tannins and wood aging flavors need their chance. Drink from 2017.
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.