This wine is ripe, with dusty tannins and blackberry fruits. It is balanced, fresh with acidity while keeping a good layer of fruitiness. The tannins and structure will allow it to age although it should develop quickly. Drink from 2017.
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.