Old vines give this single-parcel wine its power and concentration. Long wood aging hasn't diminished the richness of the fruit, the juicy acidity and the succulent berry flavors. It's a wine that's full and structured, likely to age well. Drink from 2018.
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.