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Touriga Nacionale Port

Touriga Nacionale Port Wine Details

Description: This wine was made in the vintage style and uses a rare traditional Portugese grape variety, Touriga Nacionale. This wine was aged for 21 months in American oak barrels which helped develop the many layers of sophistication that this wine expresses. Enjoy this soulful port for many years to come.

Varietal Definition
Touriga Nacional:
Found in California and South Africa, this fiercest and best of the port grapes has also been successfully transplanted to Australia for fortified wine production. The vine produces grapes with small, darkly-pigmented berries. Notorious for low yields, attributes like its intense rich fruit personality make this grape a highly-regarded and sought after varietal. In addition to being important in port production, it is also increasingly significant in the rich, red table wines of Portugal’s Dao and Douro valleys.


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