A ripe blend of Touriga Nacional and Castelão, the wine is balanced with considerable acidity from the Castelão and structure from the Touriga. It is only just beginning to mature while red berry and red currant fruit flavors still shine out. Drink now and until 2020.
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.