A perfumed, wood-aged wine, this is rich, full of fruit and structure, and obviously worth aging. Almost equal parts Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon have produced an aromatic wine packed with black currant fruit and dark tannins. Drink from 2017.
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.