While the wine shows plenty of wood aging, dry flavors, it also has a good weight of fruit and richness. That gives both structure and weight that promise a good future. It has density, dusty tannins and good power. Drink from 2016.
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.