The year this wine spends in wood gives it a ripe, smooth feel. The tannins show both dry fruit and wood characteristics, while the freshness and acidity balance the black plum and cassis fruits. This wine, still young, will certainly age well. Imported by Eagle Eye Imports.
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.