A spicy, perfume-shop aroma leads to a wine that is all about spice and some sweetness. Soft, round and rich, this wine could do with some aging to bring it fully into balance with the acidity. 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.