Richly tannic, this concentrated wine has great structure and intense fruitiness and acidity. Generous and full bodied, it retains a dry core that gives shape to the ripe red berry fruits. Hints of wood aging still show, and the wine needs to develop further. 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.