Big, ripe and fruity, this is a concentrated, juicy wine. It highlights richness, intense green plum and tangy orange flavors, as well as a feeling of opulence. Concentrated and dense in texture, it needs a year to age.
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.