Powered with tannins and dense black fruit, this parcel from the Simard vineyard fully justifies its separate bottling. This wine is ripe, structured and firm, with layers of black fruit and rich tannins. The finish brings out all the fruit of the vintage. Drink from 2024.
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.