With its relatively high alcohol, it is logical that this should be a rich wine. It has juicy blackberry fruits cut with acidity while having weight and density. It is almost pure Merlot which gives the wine its fruit and concentration. Drink from 2019.
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.