This is a dark, dense wine. It has concentrated tannins that are still dominant. The ripe fruit that is underneath will shortly reveal red berry and red currant freshness. This blend of Syrah and Touriga Nacional is perfumed with a fresh, bright aftertaste. 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.