The long historical connection between Portugal and England is commemorated in this finely structured wine. With its powerful dry tannins and big chunky fruit and wood, the wine shows an imposing presence. The ripe fruits and tannins promise at least five years aging.
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.