Blending Cabernet Sauvignon with Grenache and Syrah, this dense wine is packed with superripe fruits. The dark tannins come with black chocolate from the wood aging as well as dark plum flavors. It is a dark wine that needs another year. 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.