A parcel of old vines has yielded this concentrated wine that has great depth of flavor, very ripe berry fruits and juicy acidity. It's smoky with fresh ground coffee flavors, and a touch of licorice. Still young, it's a wine for aging, so don't drink before 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.