Rich, round and lightly touched with minerality, this is a generous wine. Lemongrass and wood spice notes are balanced by apricot and pear flavors that give the wine its richness. It's young and will need several years to come into its prime. Drink from 2020.
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.