With attractive, bright cherry fruits, this wine is finely layered with acidity and freshness. There's a bit of a barnyard edge that lingers throughout. The palate shows lightness along with a black-currant acidity on the finish.
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.