With the vineyards in the family since the 18th century, it was Jérôme and Béatrice de Monteil's turn in 2010. The wine is dry and firm with powerful tannins. It is still young and there is plenty of rich fruitiness there as well. That makes its future good, balanced and ripe. Drink from 2019.
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.