Mint aromas from new oak aging and spice and toast notes on the palate are part of this young, firm-structured wine. It 's powerful and dense, with great black fruit and acidity. A dry core of tannins indicates it will age. Drink from 2020.
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.