Old Merlot vines from a five-acre parcel have given this powerful and dense wine. Solid with dark-plum fruits and still-dry tannins, it also has a fine texture and freshness to balance. It is juicy while also young. Drink 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.