With structured and ripe dark-berry fruits, this is a warm wine that has a good mineral edge. Fine tannins give a sense of shape to the rich fruit flavors. Drink now or age for 2–3 years. 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.