This wine is a blend of Aragonez with Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon. Firm and rich while maintaining fresh fruit flavors, this is a solid, intense and stylish wine. The palate balances red-berry fruits with a core of dry tannins laced with acidity. Keep this wine for another year.
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.