A big wine, with its great floral perfumes dominating the dark tannins and dense texture. The berry fruit is part of this powerful expression of structure. Here the Négrette expresses its pure juicy and tannic character, leaving final very fresh acidity.
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.