This rich wine has complexity from its spice and pepper character, dry, tight and mineral. It's dense with layers of red fruits and lime juice acidity that give a fresh background to the firm aftertaste. Drink from late 2015.
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.