Dense and ripe, this is a sweet, full-bodied wine. It has fine acidity surrounded by blueberry jelly flavors and a rich, ripe texture. The tannins are well integrated into the fine structure and there's an invigorating final acidity. Drink now.
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.