A fine rich wine, full of juicy blackberry fruits, the acidity balancing into the ripeness. With its generous feel, the wine has weight and a good dusty tannic quality while remaining Bordeaux in its final dry character.
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.