Mint aromas dominate notes of new wood aging on this wine. Toast notes are there, but blend harmoniously with berry flavors and acidity. Taken as a whole, this wine has weight and potential. Drink from 2015.
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.