This much-improved château is now performing well, as evidenced by this powerful and tannic wine. Showing ripe fruits, sweet tannins and tight acidity, it has weight, great spice from the wood aging and a deliciously juicy aftertaste. 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.