This is a firm and serious wine, with dark tannins behind the rich black fruit tones. The solid structure is likely to smooth out with time to give a ripe and juicy wine. Drink from 2015.
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.