The wine is fresh with berry fruits while being solidly structured and dense. Rich fruits shine through the concentrated structure. It does need to age, although not for long and it could be drunk now if decanted. Otherwise, drink from 2016.
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.