A 24-acre vineyard at the southern end of the Graves region has produced a 2010 that is rich while still retaining an attractive light touch. There are firm tannins that are the background to the blackberry fruits and bold structure. Drink this wine 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.