There is a definite juicy red-fruit Pinot Noir character in this warm wine. It has spice, fine acidity and layers of red-berry fruits. The light tannic structure holds this fine wine properly together. Drink now.
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.