Quinta da Agueira was bought by the Guedes family of Aveleda in 1998. This pure Touriga Nacional is big, meaty and ripe, structured while also having firm, tarry tannins. The wine still has a way to go, with its black fruits and acidity still developing. Drink this powerful wine from 2017.
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.