With the lightness and freshness of 2007 to the fore, this is a pleasing, acid black currant juice flavored wine, slightly rustic at the edges, with some tight fruit skin tannins. Drink soon.
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.