Ripe red fruits dominate this soft wine. The fruitiness of Trincadeira is boosted by the firmer character of Alicante Bouschet and Touriga Nacional, yielding a rich wine that is smooth and juicy, with spice and dark-coffee flavors. Drink 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.