There is no question about the richness and structure of this powerful wine. The 2010 vintage has brought that out in every Bordeaux. Here is shows in the rich blackberry fruits, the dense tannins and the general ripeness of the wine. Wait until late 2015 to drink.
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.