Ripe and rounded, this has rich acidity balanced by a touch of yellow fruit. Still young, it has a flinty character that will soften and fill out. Intense, pure and with great fruitiness, it will be best 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.