Quinta da Lixa Vinho Verde Rose ($9.99):
Pink color and lively strawberry and red currant flavor complemented with floral hints reveal the exuberance of the aroma. In the mouth it’s well balanced with good acidity and fresh fruit notes, young and crisp. It boasts with smooth, delicate finish.
Anselmo Mendes Vinho Verde Passaros Loureiro ($12.99): The Passaros pours a lemon-green color, exhibiting aromas of citrus and tropical fruits. On the palate, the wine is light and crisp with a sharp, refreshing acidity. The finish is long with lovely fruit and herbaceous flavors.
Evidencia Dao ($11.99): This easy drinking wine blends the typical Dão grapes of Alfrocheiro, Tinta Roriz and Touriga Nacional into a spicy fruity whole. Young and fruity with black currant and spice. This structured wine has a strong mineral element, and finishes with sustained fruit and solid tannins.