91–93. Barrel Sample. There is a touch of herbal character in this wine that contrasts with richer apple and apricot flavors. The wine is balanced and fruity with a zesty tang that gives it aging potential. Drink after 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.