Showing earthy, friendly flavors, with black cherry and spiced plum fruits, this is a rounded, soft wine with just an edge of tannin. The wine finishes with hints of sweet tobacco and smoke.
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.