A fruity, fragrant wine, it has a stalky initial character that then broadens out into riper fruit. Acidity, firm tannins and blackberry fruits are easily combined in this wine that can be drunk now and could age for 2–3 years. Screwcap.
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.