A smooth and fruity wine, it has plenty of attractive red berry fruits, some firm tannins and youthful juicy character. It is obviously still new. Although it can be drunk now, it will be better from 2015.
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.