A strong showing of Cabernet Franc in the blend gives this wine a rich and perfumed character with some firmer tannins. From the Merlot the wine has ripe berry fruits, black currants and tense acidity. It has freshness as well as a more solid character. Drink 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.