The Moscatel in this blend gives an attractive floral perfumed character that balances the crisper Fernão Pires. It is a fruity, light-hearted apéritif-style wine that is ready to drink.
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.