Mint perfumes show the wood aging of this structured wine. It does have plenty of red fruits along with juicy acidity and a lively bright aftertaste. Fresh and fruity at the end, this is ready to drink from 2015.
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.