92–94. Barrel Sample. A dark appearance and bold tannins make for a structured wine, however there is a good balance between weight and fruit that bodes well for this wine's solid future.
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.