Firm tannins are well integrated with the black-currant fruits in this dense, ripe and very fruity wine. It is juicy and perfumed with a generous texture and good freshness. The Merlot sings in this wine, bright and structured. Drink from 2021.
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.