Arinto is a grape that has just crossed the Tejo river from the western Lisboa vineyards. In this wine, it seems to have preserved its fresh and crisp character that is bright and packed with lemon and grapefruit flavors. 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.