This is a fragrant, ripe wine that while delicious to drink now really does need a few months aging. Fruity with apples, lime and green-plum flavors it also has a fine texture that gives structure and will allow the potential richness to develop. Drink from late 2016.
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.