This wine strongly shows the structure and tannins of the vintage. They give it a dry character that hints at wood as well as a firm texture. The berry fruits are still developing and will always be surrounded by the tannins. Drink this wine from 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.