This wine has a vegetal aroma, with hints of asparagus, while the palate is riper, showing the concentration of old vines. It offers lemon and orange zest as well as a fresh, tight texture. The wine needs time to reset itself and balance out. Drink from 2017.
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.