Full, fat and fleshy, this wine has some weight, ripe fruit and green plum acidity. There's a light structure of fruit skins, giving a crisp aftertaste. Thirst-quenching acidity to 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.