This soft and perfumed wine exudes the ripe black-cherry fruit of this warm vintage. The wine is rich and smooth but shot through with acidity. It is a generous wine that is ready to drink.
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.