An attractive orange-pink wine, this offers ripe red berry and currant fruits. It is full in the mouth with a touch of tannin and bitterness from the recent bottling. It is tight at the end, crisp and needing some bottle age. Drink after 2015.
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.