A new wine to join the considerable range from Esporão, this is an unusual blend of Touriga Franca and Cabernet Sauvignon. It gives a wine with firm tannins as well as bold red fruits and acidity. It should probably age for a few more months, so drink from 2018.
European Editor, Reviews wines from Portugal and France
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.