91–93. Barrel sample. Powerful and intense, this is a wine that's full of sweet and honeyed flavors. It has great power and concentration, and is packed with smooth peach and dried apricot flavors.
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.