This rich and powerful wine offers dark tannins, great concentration and bold black fruits. Wood aging has added both spice and a smooth texture. The wine comes from a good vintage and although it is ready to drink will repay aging; drink now and until 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.