Very ripe, juicy and spicy, this is a forward, fruity wine that should be consumed within the year. It has rich plum and jam flavors, light tannins and a soft aftertaste.
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.