Grown in high altitude vineyards above the Douro valley, this fortified Moscatel is honeyed, perfumed and a great apéritif wine. It is balanced and rich, with ample acidity to lift the ripe apricot flavors. There is no need to age it longer, so enjoy 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.