A fine, ripe wine, fully structured with its tannins supported by delicious red fruits. It has concentration and a generous feel to it, showing warmth as well as a strong line in acidity. The wine finishes with spice, fruit, and tannins in the background.
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.