An elegant red, with power, acidity and black berry flavors curling around a structured core of dark tannins. This is cool Touriga, very poised, worth aging for two years, with a delicious spicy aftertaste.
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.