This is a ripe, powerful wine with dark tannins and dense black fruits. A blend of Tannat with both Cabernets, it is rich and fully formed, firm in the mouth while also showing a generous side. It is ready to drink, with its juicy blackberry aftertaste.
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.