Aromas of new wood and mint preface a darkly tannic wine. Its structure is considerable with a dry core and a firm character. The black fruits are still young, still very concentrated on bright juiciness. So this powerful wine needs time. Drink from 2020.
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.