This wood-aged wine is very soft and round. It's still quite reticent in its flavors, showing only light acidity and yellow fruit flavors. It needs time to bring out its rich fruits and wood flavors. Drink from 2016.
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.