This is a big, chocolate and dense fruit flavored wine. It shows strong signs of extraction, giving a bitter character along with licorice flavors. That's balanced by the great weight of fruit, solid fruit tannins and rich smoky flavors. Drink this powerful wine from 2018.
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.