Vincent Bouchard's Quinta do Tedo has produced an outstanding 2009. It's in the soft, rich and ripe style of the year; its flavors of black plum juice and sweet berry have a rounded character, with underlying structure that promises good aging.
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.