A dense and fruity wine that shows structure and firmness typical of the Douro. It has red berry fruits, dry tannins and a hint of wood aging. The finish is concentrated, with lingering acidity. Drink from 2014.
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.