With weight and concentration, this is a finely perfumed wine. It has acidity and a tight texture that suggests the wine will age well. Certainly with its youthful acidity and closed up character, it shouldn't be drunk yet. Wait until 2018.
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.