One of a pair of wines from this producer paying homage to neighboring regions, this wine references the Malbec of Cahors. It is softer than some Malbecs, bringing out the grape's fruitiness and acidity rather than its structure. That makes it a candidate for drinking young, starting from early 2018.
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.