Linked by ownership to another Margaux estate, Tour de Mons, this wine reflects the ripe fruit of the vintage. Its tannins are still firm although they are well balanced by the bright black-currant fruit. This generous wine will be ready to 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.