There is considerable power to this wine, its rich, smooth texture offering pear and peach fruits as well as a more typical herbal character. An impressive and concentrated wine, with a powerfully intense finish.
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.