A big, rounded and ripe wine that is balanced and solidly tannic. With its layers of structured Merlot fruit and tannins, it is naturally a rich black fruited wine. The acidity gives great fruitiness to counterpoint the firm tannins. Drink from 2017. DHI Selections and Victoire Imports.
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.