Tannins are firm and concentrated in this richly textured wine. With this good structure, all it needs is for the dark plum and black-cherry fruits to come through. The weight of the wine assures that, giving it both potential richness and a ripe character. Drink from 2023.
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.