This is a classic style of Bairrada sparkling wine—a blend of Bical, Maria Gomes and Arinto. Plenty of crisp acidity and soft white fruit flavors balance its yeasty character. Drink 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.