This is a ripe and warm wine, with generous fruits and a structure that is cushioned by the rich black and red fruit flavors. It has light hints of wood aging, shown in the notes of spice and vanilla that have smoothed the tannins and tamed the acidity. Drink this attractive wine from 2016.
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.