Thus cru wine by Cédric Lecareux comes from shallow soil over granite. That gives a strong and serious character: textured and mineral. Bold ripe black plums dominate along with intense acidity. The wine, layered with tannins and wood-aged, is still young. Drink from 2018.
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.