The wine is firm, dominated by black currant fruit and a strongly tannic character. That gives fresh fruitiness that is contained within a solid, structure. The wine will need time to round out. Drink from 2017.
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.