Very soft and gently fruity, this is a rather muffled wine, its structure and fruitiness at a distance from a dry core of tannins. It's a wine that will develop quickly so drink from 2014.
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.