The beautiful Quinta do Crasto, with its tiny chapel perched on a mountain top overlooking the Douro, is a leading producer of Douro table wines as well as Ports. This LBV is in a lighter style, with enticing perfumes and fresh, balanced, elegant fruit. —R.V.
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.