This is a balanced, ripe and wood-aged wine that is intense and seductively attractive. It has a yellow fruit flavor, with acidity and a superb edge of wood. This should age well.
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.