A beautifully structured, balanced wine, solidly based on firm, dry tannins while also showing elegant fruit. Complex, the acidity cutting through the firm texture, it's a wine for long-term aging.
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.