With a majority of Merlot in the blend, this is a smooth and ripely rich wine. It has sweet berry fruits, soft tannins and good juicy acidity. At this stage, the wood shows strongly, but the fruit will soon develop. 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.