A soft and round exterior hides the concentrated, structured core that sets this wine on a long road to maturity. Creamed pears, quince and tight acidity are developing to come through and fill the wine with a crisp character allied to steeliness. 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.