Tight tannins proclaim the youth of this wine. With those firm tannins and a dry, solid character, the wine is not yet showing its fruit. Just a hint from the weight of the wine suggests red-cherry flavors will develop. Drink from 2023.
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.