Touriga Nacional is one of the main premium red grapes used for fortified Port and also table wine in Portugal. And is about 50% of the blend.
Field Blend – co-fermented fruit
Tinta Barroca makes up most of the rest of the blend (a little Tinta Amarela).
Touriga Nacional gives floral aromatics red cherry, red roses.
Tinta Barroca provides balancing acidity
Subscribe to our newsletter and always be the first to hear about what is happening at Wine Ministry.
© 2022 Wine Ministry. Liquor Licence No. 51407970