This is a powerful and intense wine, with its rich fruit encased by a tight line of acidity. It has great depth of fruit, with structure and a spice note. With its acidity, this is a wine that should age. Screwcap.
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.