"New moon on old vines” is the name of this powerful Douro wine made from selected old vines. It's a solid, ripe wine, very textured, complex. It has intense black fruits, laced with acidity, very firmly anchored in a dense character. Age for 3–4 years.
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.