This is a full, spicy and rich wine from the foothills of the Pyrénées mountains, ripe with apricot and plum fruits. There is freshness as well, along with a toasty character that adds complexity. This full-bodied wine can be aged for several years, so drink from 2019.
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.