Already impressive, this wine is rich and packed with tannins and fruit. The structure gives a dry core that is cushioned by the sweet blackberry fruit flavors. The end shows the tannins again, along with fresh acidity, both suggesting aging. 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.