From a property owned by the Massé family since 1868, the 2012 Queyssard is big and juicy. Already attractive, it has plenty of fresh acidity as well as dark tannins that will mature. Ripe fruit contributes to a balanced wine that can age. 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.