A firm and darkly structured wine, exuding powerful tannins and dense fruit. It has weight and richness, and it is still developing. The acidity offers a juicy red fruit edge to this concentrated wine. Age for 3–4 years.
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.