This is pure Touriga Nacional, showing the variety's natural perfumes and firm, structured tannins. Black currant flavor and a touch of oak gives fruit and roundness to the structure. Age for 1–2 years.
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.