The luxury cuvée from this estate, this blend includes 70% Merlot and 30% Malbec. It is still wood laden, with strongly toasty flavors that are balanced by opulent black fruits and firm tannins that promise a richly succulent wine. It will need plenty of time, so don't drink before 2022.
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.