Sourced from an old parcel of Pinot Noir, this is a concentrated, dense wine with bold red-fruit flavors, a tight line of acidity and a dry, intense character. It hasn't lost its fruitiness and freshness, and should continue to improve till at least 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.