A wonderful soft, rich and toasty wine. It reflects the generosity of the 1995 vintage in a mature context, all ripe textures, acidity that has a sweet edge to it, and a lovely final bite of freshness. A delight to drink.
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.