Powerful and tannic, this is a brooding wine that will need many years aging. It is powered by its dry core, with the structured red plum skin flavors adding to the sense of concentration. Drink from 2018.
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.