A bright and fruity wine, this is rich with juicy elegance. It's all fruit at this stage, the tannins hiding behind the warm, rounded exterior. It's a wine for medium-term aging.
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.