The Arinto grape and the town of Bucelas go together. This small enclave in the larger Lisboa region produces this crisp fruity style, like a southern version of dry Vinho Verde but with extra weight. Drink this attractive, lemon and red-apple flavored wine 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.