From a steep, south-facing vineyard planted only with Pinot Noir, this rich, toasty wine balances firm tannins and smoky wood flavors with ripe red plum fruits. It is structured, still very young and needing to age. Drink this concentrated wine from 2016.
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.