A blend created for Schröder & Schÿler, a Bordeaux wine merchant founded in 1739, this is soft, ripe with plenty of red berry fruits. It has some firm tannins still although these are rounded out with the juicy fruits and final acidity. It's an attractive wine to drink now.
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.