Structured and still firm, this is a wine with some good potential. It's full of blackberry fruit and ripe tannins. Juicy acidity gives it a crisp edge, lifting the solid texture. Drink from 2020.
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.