The wine is structured, dense with tannins and smokiness from the wood aging. Its fruits, though in the background at this stage, offer fine black-cherry potential. Drink this concentrated wine from 2022.
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.