A great, balanced wine that brings power and opulence and then gives freshness and vibrancy with the juicy red fruits. The wine is packed with ripe fruit, but it is never too dense. There is a poise and lift right through 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.