This wine is juicy, fruity, and has an easy fresh style. At the same time, there is good intensity of flavor from the ripe, small berries of 2003. Ready to drink now, it should age well over the next 5 years.
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.