92–94. Barrel Sample. Dusty tannins are allied to ripe black fruits and plenty of crisp acidity in this wine. It has power and structure while showcasing plenty of fruit and spice at the fore.
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.