This comes from vineyards close to the Bandol appellation, and therefore close to the sea. It is a rich, full wine that has a concentrated character and ripe tannins. Bold plum and blackberry flavors give the wine ripeness while keeping everything in structure. Drink 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.