A wine that packs a punch of black fruits and dark tannins, it is very structured. Still dense and dry, it needs to soften so the berry fruits will show, giving a rich wine with a fresher aftertaste. Drink from 2016.
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.