A rich and creamy character, underlined by pepper, sets this wine on a broad road. It has fine acidity as well, but it is the ripe structure that gives the wine character. There are delicious final apricot fruit flavors.
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.