Offers a glimpse of a fully mature wine from Bergerac. It has retained strong and dense tannins that are showing signs of drying the wine. The tough core is not likely to go away. Drink now.
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.