This is from vines owned by Véronique Drouhin. With a tight bite of plum, tannin and smoky wood,the wine has a young structure, the color still tinged with purple, finely balanced with fresh acidity. For 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.