This is a rich, juicy, solid wine. The tannins of the Tannat have been mitigated by the more juicy Cabernets in the blend to give a structured while fruity wine. The black fruits and the intense acidity promise aging. Drink from 2018.
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.