Fragrant and flowery, this is a ripe, full-bodied and structured wine. The violets often present in Syrah are here in force, giving an aromatic wine that also has plenty of black fruits and tannins to give power. It's worth aging, so 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.