Reserva in the case of this wine means both a selection of wines and also aging in wood. That gives this ripe wine full spice as well as apricot flavors. It is a creamy, rounded wine, just lit by acidity at the end. 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.