Intense and rich, a wine that shows the fine effects of aging in old wood, giving a rounded and smoky character. The wine has great concentration, very full and ripe in the mouth.
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.