Big, ripe, fruity wine, very pure and fresh. The black currant fruits give richness, following through with some black chocolate flavors and dry tannins. It will develop quickly, and the fruit is already delicious.
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.