With its light color, this is deceptive. The palate is rich, balanced with wood-aging flavors and black cherry fruits, concentrated tannins and juicy acidity. It's a rich wine that still needs time to develop. Drink from 2015.
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.