The wine is full of superripe fruit. With a generous texture and a rounded character, it brings together rich strawberry flavors and a touch of caramel. The wine has a peppery edge, probably from the alcohol. Drink now.
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.