Quite a light colored wine. There are aromas of pure strawberry fruits with a layer of acidity. The palate has firm, dry tannins, but underneath there are delicious, pure ripe fruits. It is still very young, but this could develop to become an attractive wine, if old-fashioned in style.
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.