This is a ripe, structured wine. It has complex black fruits and layers of spice from wood aging. Dominated by Alicante Bouschet, it is dark in color, packed with dense tannins and needing to age. Drink from 2017.
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.