Called “Generations” after 100 years of family ownership by the Fino family, this is the top wine from Monte da Penha. Aged for a year in French wood, it shows elegance, laden with spice, new wood and fruit tannins that open slowly over dense red berry fruits. Worth aging.
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.