90-92 Barrel sample. This is hugely rich and powerful, with attractively ripe, intense fruit. Delicious layers of fresh fruits combine with concentrated botrytis and lemon flavors. A perfect foie gras partner.
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.