Ripe and densely textured, this is a plush, full-bodied wine. With swathes of rich black fruits and some firm tannins, it has good potential. The richness contrasts with the black-currant acidity that gives this otherwise dense wine a bright, crisp aftertaste. Drink from 2024.
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.