Rich, concentrated and fruity, this wine is ripe and full of blackberry fruits with hints of strawberry. Its tannins are a soft, round envelope for the fruit. Expect this wine to age relatively quickly over the next three 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.