Smooth and rounded, with a ripe pear and cream texture lightened by attractive acidity. This is rich, full of fruit and just touched by spice. Worth aging for a year, this concentrated wine can also be drunk now. 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.