A single vineyard wine, this has elegance along with intensity. Smooth, dusty tannins give way to ripe plums and damson flavors. The tannins and wood give balance at the end. A highly satisfying 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.