Ripe and toasty, this rich wine is full of generous fruits as well a wood flavors. It shows the honeyed character that appears in this vintage while still keeping tight minerality. It certainly needs to age, so drink from 2018.
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.