Six months in wood has given this wine a smooth character that has filled out the grape's natural tannins. It is a rich wine with red berry fruits that have a fine violet perfume. The wine is structured and firm, ready to drink from late 2016.
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.