Beautifully perfumed, opulent and ripe. It has sweetness, berry and plum fruit and dense tannins. There is a hint of wood, along with a concentrated texture. This is an impressive wine with a long future.
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.