Dense and solid, its black fruits are firmly embedded in the big, dry tannins. It's powerful, with layers of acidity that give freshness to this complex, ageworthy wine. Drink from 2016.
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.