This smoky wine is filled with licorice and bitter chocolate notes. Powerful and concentrated, this has a dense character, with damson fruit that is buried beneath the structure. Age it for at least five years.
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.