Owner Benoît Eschard is the sixth generation to run the family estate that includes this wholly owned premier-cru vineyard. This wine is soft, ripe, full of spice, black-plum fruits and integrated acidity. Its softness is balanced by the core of tannins that promise some aging. Drink from 2021.
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.