A ripe wine from vines close to Volnay, this is dense and very textured. It shows wood, although not too much, and a creamy character. Minerality gives a good sense of structure to this concentrated, balanced wine. Drink from 2017.
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.