Callabriga Douro Tinto

Top 4% wine in the world

Full-body red
Blend: 70% Touriga Franca + 20% Touriga Nacional + 10% Tinta Roriz

From: Portugal, Douro
By: Luis Sottomayor @ Casa Ferreirinha

Year:  2014
ABV:  13.5%
SIZE:  75cl
CORK:  Natural
Cellar
Organic not certified
Filtered & fined
12+ months in oak
Mixed altitude
Sandy & Rocky Marl
Taste
Colour : Deep ruby
Alcohol : Pronounced
Fruit : Ripe
Tannin : Powerful
Acidity : Bright
Body : Medium-full
Bouquet
Blackberry
Black plum
Violet
Mint
Chocolate
Green peppercorn
Food Match
Charcuterie
Beef & lamb
Pork
Cheese mild
Chinese
Indian
BBQ & roast
£16.45 £14.45 including VAT

DESCRIPTION:

A seductive Tempranillo from the Douro region of Portugal, famous for being the home of Port. However, this riverside appellation deserves recognition for its non-fortified wine too – and the Callabriga Douro Tinto has won a plethora of awards, including a gold at the Mundus Vini and a silver at the TEXSOM International Wine Awards.

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