Sweet red berry fruits come through the firmer tannins. An unusual blend of Pinot Noir and Touriga Nacional, it has plenty of acidity, delicious juiciness and touches of wood at the end. It's not for long-term aging, ready 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.