90–92. Barrel Sample. This wine is soft, full and rounded. It has yellow fruit notes and bright acidity that gives ample lift to the full-bodied character of the wine.
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.