Bouchard owns 0.54 acres of this grand cru vineyard. Rounded, ripe and soft, this has wood flavors that are an integral part of this rich, yellow-fruited wine. With spice and caramel notes to go with the fruit, it is already delicious, although it will age over 3–4 years.
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.