Named after an ancient tower on the estate that could once have been a lighthouse close the Gironde estuary, this estate remains family owned. This wine is rich in tannins as well as juicy black-currant fruit. Structured and concentrated, the wine has great potential. Drink from 2023.
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.