This ripe wine is full of dusty tannins and has a dense structure. These give power to the wine with its concentration and richness. Bright acidity cuts through to give a crisp edge to the ripeness. Drink this dense wine from 2022.
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.