This is a structured northern-Médoc wine with good aging potential from Jean-Jacques Baudoux. With its tannins well in play, it has a dry core that is emphasized by the spice and toast from wood aging. The wine is likely to need some time, so drink from 2022.
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.