With just the right amount of wood aging, this is soft, rich and smooth. Tannins are already well integrated into the blackberry fruits, giving a wine that is fruity, juicy and good for medium-term aging. Drink from 2016.
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.