The Herdade da Boavista vineyard has produced a serious powerful wine. It has dark tarry tannins with concentrated black fruits and a dense structure. It is big and solid in all senses, while still keeping a surprising amount of elegance with its fresh fruits and juicy aftertaste. Drink from 2018.
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.