A superb, very traditional wine, with big, brooding tannins and very dark flavors. Tastes of southern herbs come through the intense Grenache, while the dryness persists right to the end. This is a wine that just needs aging. Imported by Daniel Johnnes Wines.
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.