Pepper and spice notes dominate this wine. It has a full texture and a ripe character from the apricot and kiwi flavors. Concentrated and rich, it would benefit from a year of aging.
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.