This wine is firm and structured, although it allows plenty of room for the aromatic berry and black currant fruits. The tannins are the support system to give the wine shape and the potential to age. Acidity at the end adds freshness. Drink from 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.