A solid, balanced wine, shooting black fruits through its dusty tannins. Berry fruits, a core of dryness, give this wine an edge of mineral, but also allow a restrained richness to show. An impressive, elegant wine that promises some good aging.
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.