This is a soft, bold and rounded wine. Rich black currant and berry fruits dominate the blend of mainly Portuguese grapes, with a touch of Syrah. The wine is balanced, ripe and full in the mouth. 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.