92–94. Barrel Sample. The Haut-Médoc estate of Peyrabon has a small vineyard parcel in Pauillac, the flower. This wine is generous in black fruit tones as well as just the right amount of solid tannins. It will certainly age well.
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.