Behind the firm tannins there is a fruity wine here. It has red-berry flavors that are lifted by acidity and given shape by tannins. At the same time, it is a light wine, likely to age fast, wearing its fresh fruitiness easily. Drink from 2016.
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.