This ripe and juicy wine is full of black currant fruit. The spice from wood aging is still upfront and needs to integrate. When it does, expect ripe fruit with a fine backdrop of structure and tannins. Drink from 2019.
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.