A powerful, opulent wine that is packed with the ripe fruit of 2003. Its structure is dense, showing relatively soft but dry tannins. The high proportion of Merlot (59%) shows in the jammy fruits, and in the generosity of the finish. Imported by Eber Bros./Paramount Brands.
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.