A bold and ripe wine, it's full of black currant fruits accompanied by wood and acidity. It's obviously young and will soften and calm into a smooth and rich wine. The finish brings out a dry character. Drink from 2017.
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.