This dense wine features dark tannins and rich blackberry and plum fruits that convey a solid character. The wine is developing well, with tannins merging into the general fruitiness. Age for a few months more and drink from late 2015.
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.