This soft and generous wine gets its ripe fruity character from its 50% Merlot. There are tannins and a concentrated backbone to the wine. But it is dominated by its generous fruits and fine acidity. This is one of the chateaus owned by negociant Cheval Quancard. Drink from 2019.
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.