Red berry fruits are the dominant character of this full and ripe wine. The judicious wood aging gives a base for its generous character. Timberlay, dating back to the 14th century and family owned, is capable of producing a rich and juicy wine that is going to age well. 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.