This unctuous, ripe wine has a smooth and creamy texture. Its fruit is open, soft and lacks some definition and crispness. However the wine has weight and a juicy apple and pear aftertaste. Drink now.
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.