This is a powerful, dense and impressive wine showing ample weight supported by fruitiness. The acidity from the ripe black-plum fruit gives the wine intensity as well as aging potential. Enjoy this fine wine after 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.