Dusty aromas and spice notes introduce this robustly tannic wine with red-berry and currant flavors. A touch of acidity adds freshness to the fruitiness on the finish. It's a wine with potential, so 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.