Alicante Bouschet and Syrah aged for 18 months in new wood give this wine concentration, richness and a dry tight core. It is a wine for long-term aging, rich with fruit potential, packed with dark tannins and solid with spice and concentrated black fruits. Drink from 2020.
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.