Close to the Serra da Estrela, Portugal's highest mountain range, the Quinta da Garrida shows all the structure of Dão wines. This is a firmly mineral wine, very textured with a hint of the oak aging as well as more open yellow fruits. Drink from 2016.
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.