Ripe Merlot dominates this wine from a vineyard in the city of Libourne. It has a bitter edge of extract although the ripe fruit should come through as the wine matures. Plenty of acidity and crispness go along with the black fruits. Drink from 2025.
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.