Complex and structured, it has hints of the generous nature of Savigny, but these are embedded in the firm tannins that bring a smoky character to the wine. Wood flavors show through with a bitter edge that needs to soften as it ages. Drink from 2017.
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.