93–95. Barrel Sample. This wine is rich, full of ripe berry and black currant fruits. Its generous, ripely fruity character balances the ample freshness to yield a wine already showing harmony. The finish is bright and lively.
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.