Tannins and a firm structure give this wine a firm character, but some smoky fruit offers a juicy alternative vision. With a ripe aftertaste, this wine will develop over the next few months. Drink from 2016.
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.