This wine is initially lean, taking time to disclose the smoky fruits. It has structure as well as red-currant fruitiness. Still reticent, the wine needs time to show its full potential. Drink from 2020.
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.