This is a strongly perfumed wine with a curious barnyard flavor that hides the fruitiness. This spoils the tangy texture and acidity that are there in the back.
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.