Almost a baby in Colheita Port terms, this is a bright, ripe and fruity wine. It does have some touches of wood aging although they are left behind by the honey and orange marmalade flavors that have a light sprinkling of ginger. 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.