Still young and chock full of acidity, it has considerable potential. It's a tight, bright wine, the lemon zest acidity still dominant. It's going to be a major wine as it ages, keeping bone dry while developing its aromatic, beautifully fragrant side. Drink from 2019.
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.