This is a stalky wine whose black-currant fruits are light and almost too fresh. Acidity and a nervy texture indicate a wine that will not have much depth although its fruits will be attractive soon. Drink from 2017.
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.