This attractive wine has a fine, dusty structure that balances well with the rich berry fruits. Sweet tannins and layers of acidity meld well. Ripe while also elegant, it needs a short period of aging. Drink from 2015.
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.