A serious, structured wine that packs a punch of black-cherry and spice flavors, with edges of wood and fine acidity. This is full of ripe fruit, and the tannins take on a supporting role of tension and power.
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.