Full, ripe fruit, flavored with green plum skins and gooseberries. There's great fresh acidity, but there is also a good structure suggesting the wine will age another year. Attractive weight as well.
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.