A densely structured, very mineral-textured wine, this has spice and acidity as well as dark tannins. Black currants lend a juicy acidity that cuts right through the finish. Screwcap.
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.