A huge, intensely flavored wine, with some light sweetness which still manages to retain minerality and some good floral aromas. The power of this wine lies in the richness of the fruit, along with some good tannins and structure.
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.