This is a finely balanced LBV with structure complementing the luscious black-fruit and raisin flavors. The wine is rich and densely textured, very smooth and unctuous. Big tannins suggest that the wine could age.
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.