Ripe fruit and acidity coexist in this wine. Flavors of luscious peaches are accompanied by smoke, almonds and tight acidity. It's definitely a wine with character, but offers further aging potential. Drink until 2019.
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.