Quinta do Carmo, formerly owned by the Rothschild family of Château Lafite, is now part of the Bacalhâo group. Perfumed and fruity, this leaps from the glass with fresh, crisp lemon and pear flavors and light minerality. 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.