This is a wine that punches above its simple appellation. With balanced structure and tannins, it is rich with generous fruit and acidity. The structure is still firm and the wine will need to age a little longer. Drink from late 2018.
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.