Thirty-year-old vines and a predominance of Merlot gives Cyril Gillet's wine a good combination of concentration and fruitiness. It is a solid wine, juicy with black currants and with plenty of aging in front of it. Drink from 2022.
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.