This Fontana family wine is concentrated and ripe. Blackberry and red fruits go with balanced acidity to give a wine that's already drinkable. Tannins support the ripe, full foreground. Drink now, or, better, from late 2016.
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.