Quinta do Vallado Touriga Nacional 2012

Product code: 12VALL50B2012

Very concentrated, with flavours of sweet balsamic, red fruits and violets. This is a well-balanced wine with mature, silky tannins and a long fresh finish.

  • Country:Portugal
  • Region:Douro
  • Vintage:2012
  • ABV:14.5%
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Touriga Nacional
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 10

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How to say it

Kintah do Valardoh Touriga Nacional

Product guide note

Quinta do Vallado is a small but perfectly formed producer in Portugal. This wine is made from Touriga Nacional which is one of the same grape varieties used to make port. It is a full bodied and rich wine with flavours of spicy bramble fruit.

Food match

Lamb shanks, Slow cooked beef, Hard cheese

Production information

Producer: Quinta do Vallado

This eighteenth-century Douro wine estate is actually one of the most modern-looking in Portugal. Although the team uses the traditional panoply of indigenous grapes, its methods are bang up to date and the results are nothing short of sensational.

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Production note

The wine undergoes a temperature controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks. It also goes through malolactic fermentation, and is then aged in French oak barrels.

  • Vegetarian Yes

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