A ripe and fruity wine that has rich tannins and a soft, full structure. It has jammy black currant fruit flavors that are already developing well with spice from wood aging. There is a dry core that, with the acidity, will allow the wine to age well. Drink from 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.