Touriga Nacional Blend

Quinta do Vesuvio 2007 Douro DOC

Tasting notes: This inaugural blend of traditional Douro grapes (Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz, Tinta Amarela) conjures a bosky bouquet of brambleberries, sweet smoke, and dried flowers and herbs. Black plum dominates the palate, which resolves in a prolonged vanilla-bean essence. Worth knowing: In many ways, Quinta do Vesuvio is the seat […]