A smooth, ripe wine, this is full of juicy Merlot, with good spice and acidity. It has tannins to be sure although these are almost lost in the explosive rich red fruits. A well-structured, fruity wine, it will be ready to drink from 2023.
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.