A smooth and ripe wine, attractive cherry and sweet plum flavors along with a ripe tannic element. It is a rich wine, showing the concentration of 2008 in the Loire. Age for 2–3 years.
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.