You could think of this wine as an exclamation. It is certainly rich and generous with its bold black fruits and dark tannins. There is a juicy component to the wine as well, spicy and full of berry flavors. It is ready to drink.
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.