Smoky, chewy, with firm, dark tannins, this wine shows power mitigated with elegance. It is certainly solid, complex, the rich blackberry flavors layered with smokiness as well as tight acidity. Worth aging.
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European Editor, Reviews wines from Portugal and France
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.