Touriga Nacional

  • Grape
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An increasingly important red from Portugal that was originally used in Port wines and is now featured in single varietal wines and red blends from the Douro Valley.

Taste Profile

  • Dry
  • Full Body
  • High Tannin
  • Medium-High Acidity
  • Over 15% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Room
    60–68°F / 16–20°C
  • Glass TypeOversized
  • Decant 1 Hour
  • Ageability10+ years
  • Avg Price $24.00

Food Pairing

Touriga Nacional's elegant floral fruit aromas and massive tannins will make you yearn for thick cut steaks topped with compound butter or blue cheese.

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