Rich and finely perfumed, this has a ripe black-fruit flavor, with notes of fresh red berries. It is full bodied and round, with just the right level of ripeness and weight to lend excellent aging potential.
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.