Almost black, this dense wine is powered by dusty tannins that underly the ripe black plum fruits, intense juiciness and solid concentration. The considerable wood does not spoil the fruitiness of the wine. 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.