Firmly structured, this wine has concentration, ripe black fruits and a dense core of tannins. It shows a subtle wood aging, juicy acidity, and, above all, great potential from the old vines and the appellation. 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.