This ripe, full wine has an attractive spice and toast character. Warm yellow fruits and a rich feel indicate the generous, rounded potential. The wine has a crisp side as well as a mineral touch. Drink now, but better from 2017.
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.