This is a finely perfumed wine, rich but with such style. It has a smooth texture both from the ripe berry fruits and the judicious wood aging. Tannins give weight to the dense texture, while the final final acidity adds fruitiness at the end. Drink from 2016.
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.