Aged for a year in wood, this concentrated, structured wine is seriously rich and concentrated. It has a dark texture and smoky flavors of licorice as well as black plum fruit. It is complex and powerful and would benefit from more aging. Drink from 2018.
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.