From one of the properties owned by the Ducourt family, this wine is structured and firm. It also has juicy fruit, rich tannins and plenty of crisp acidity, with a touch of spice from wood aging. With its firm tannins, it needs to age, so drink from 2021.
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.