Still very young, so while there is structure, some dry tannins and hints of berry fruits, at the moment it is unfocused, needing several years. Expect then a wine that has elegance rather than power, and considerable 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.