A ripe and fruity wine that displays the natural fruitiness of the vintage. It has weight, richness, plenty of black currant and plum flavors. The structure is there, promising good aging potential. With both fruit and dark tannins, it shouldn't be drunk before 2017.
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.