89–91. Barrel Sample. Full of fresh black-currant character, this is an attractive, fruity wine. It has a light structure, with intense acidity, resulting in a perfumed wine that should age well over the medium-term.
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.