Moscatel de Setúbal

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A rich and honeyed fortified dessert wine made primarily with Muscat of Alexandria grapes grown on the Setúbal peninsula in Southern Portugal.

Dessert

Primary Flavors

  • Mandarin Orange

  • Grape

  • Dried Apricot

  • Honey

  • Caramel

Taste Profile

  • Body: Full
  • Sweetness: Very-Sweet
  • Tannin: Low/None
  • Acidity: Medium
  • Alcohol: Under 10% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cellar (55–60°F)
  • Glass TypeDessert
  • Decant No
  • Ageability3-5 years
  • Avg Price $21.00

Food Pairing

Moscatel de Setúbal is amazing alongside Portuguese cheeses with a gooey middle such as Queijo de Ovelha. Or, pair it with any dessert you might drizzle caramel onto.

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