The white is a welcome addition to the Altano range. This fresh lemon-and pineapple-flavored wine has an almost Sauvignon Blanc herbaceousness to it, while showing plenty of ripe fruit. There is a refreshing aftertaste.
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.