This rich blend of Alicante Bouschet, Touriga Nacional and Alfrocheiro is all fruit without any oak aging. That gives the wine a ripe black-fruit character, balanced with acidity and a light touch of spice. Drink this attractive wine 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.