An unusual blend of 95% Cabernet Franc and only 5% Merlot comprises this richly perfumed and structured wine. It's generous, with dark chocolate and spice flavors as well as acidity at the end. It could still age further, so drink from 2019.
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.