Expert's choice: Portuguese wine

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Portugese wine,
4 of 20

Niepoort, Batuta, Douro 2008

From north-facing vineyards, this is cedary, with dried herbs, fragrant spice and cherry and blackberry fruit. The palate has beautiful juiciness and creaminess with unforced purity. 18pts/20
Price: £53.14 Fareham Wine Cellars, WoodWinters
Drink: 2011–2020
Alc: 13.5%