A solidly structured wine with fine tannins and ripe red-berry fruits. The acidity adds a piquancy to the fruitiness giving the wine a lift. The wine comes from Henry Fesse vines. Drink from late 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.