This is a complete, rounded wine. It has all the right firmness to ensure that it will age, but at the same time, it has great, ripe fruits. An open and powerful wine, keeping an element of elegance that will show much more prominently in the years to come.
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.