This is the estate wine from this flagship estate of Real Companhia Velha. It is ripe and juicy, full of open, generous black fruits and balanced acidity. The structure of the wine gives it a firm character that will allow it to age. Drink from 2019.
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.