Ventozelo is a well-placed vineyard on the north bank of the Douro. This wine is a lightweight by comparison with some of the quinta's production, a soft, easy wine that offers juicy acidity and attractive red berries. To 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.