One of the properties owned by dynamic Dão producer Quinta dos Roques, this blend dominated by Touriga Nacional and Jaen, is soft, fruity and fresh. In Portuguese terms, this is a light wine, with its easy tannins and raspberry fruit flavors.
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.