A blend of Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon that comes from the small region of Buzet in the north of Gascony. This wine has tannins that are already well integrated with the black currant fruits and acidity. It is going to develop further into a rich, smooth wine. Drink from 2018.
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.