Light Reds From Portugal
These light, flavorful reds are perfect for summer drinking, and go particularly well with grilled and barbecued food.
Price key: $ = less than $20 $$ = $20-40 $$$ = $40-60 $$$$ = above $60
Quality key: * = decent wine ** = very good wine *** = superb wine **** = elite wine
VALUE = exceptional quality for the money
Deep flavors but medium-light body, earthy, tarry notes, needs food.
Casa Ferreirinha "Papa Figos" Douro DOC '18 **1/2 $ VALUE
A more premium red, complex aroma, slick and silky, juicy to the max.
Quinta de la Rosa Douro DOC '17 *** $$ WORTH THE PRICE
Very much like a dry port, deep pool of complex flavors, masterful.
All of these wines can be purchased at Kenilworth Wine and Spirits.
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