Now aging attractively, this is a structured wine with tannins, juicy fruit and a sweeter, mature character with herbs and some dryness appearing. Drink in the next year or two.
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.