This wine is firm, solid and dense with ripe black fruits. It is structured, with a dry core that needs to round out. However, the main thrust of the wine is towards rich fruitiness and enough tannins, wood flavors and acidity to allow it to age. Drink from 2018.
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.