There is a honeyed aroma to this otherwise dry wine. Rich and full in the mouth, it is a delicious medley of fruit salad flavors. Maybe there is too much alcohol from the superripe grapes but it is fresh, refreshingly fruity with a lightly toasty aftertaste from the wood aging. Drink from 2020.
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.