While this Fournier wine has plenty of firm tannins, it also has swathes of ripe fruit. It is juicy and rich at the same time, a fine balancing act that will allow it to develop well. Drink from 2019.
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.