The wine has a honeyed bouquet which leads to a ripe pineapple and lemon-flavored wine. Wood aging has given a smoothness and richness. There is a fine lift of acidity at the end. Drink from 2018.
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.