This big, ripe, Merlot-dominated wine has great black fruits that envelop the firmer, smoky tannins. Generous and rich, it's already an attractive wine but one which will age. Drink from 2016.
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.