From old vines, this is a densely concentrated wine that rejoices in its ripe fruit but keeps freshness and fine, dry tannins. The dark plum flavors go well with the smooth, herbal finish, and the lift of acidity. Imported by Michael Skurnik Wines.
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.