Predominately grown in Portugal as a component of vintage port blends Touriga Nacional is very well suited to the warm, dry climate of the Swan Valley. This is our second vintage of this wine and we have created a sweet fruited, super aromatic wine with very delicate tannins. Second fill French oak used for 12 months resulting in a softer style dry wine.
Colour: Medium Ruby hues.
Nose: Sweet nutmeg and cinnamon with intense mandarin citrus notes.
Palate: Medium bodied, supple and sweet fruited blueberry and plum, soft slippery tannins and a warm delicately spicy finish.
Drink: Drinking well now and for 2 years.
Residual Sugar: <0.5g per litre
The Cheese Barrel Recommends: Surprise Bay Cheddar, Godminster Organic Cheddar, Red Leicester & Manchego