Full-bodied and smooth, this wine has weight, richness and a dense, rounded texture. There's some good juiciness as well, adding dark berry fruits to the soft tannins and rounded feel of the wine. Acidity at the end brings a sense of balance. 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.