A stern and tannic wine, with its acidity to the fore. With the weight of fruit and the firm structure, this is a wine that needs to age. The final juicy character gives great promise for the future.
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.