Details

  • Type: Red
  • Country: Portugal
  • Region: Douro
  • Vintage: 2017
  • Producer: Quinta das Murças
  • Primary grape: Touriga Franca
  • Secondary grape: Touriga Nacional
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • List price: £13.20
  • Code: 34484
  • Awards:
    • SILVER Outstanding (2016) International Wine & Spirit Competition 2018
    • BRONZE (2015) Decanter World Wine Awards 2017

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Barrel

Expression

Oaked, intense, concentrated reds

Roasted Lamb
Black Pepper
  • Full-flavoured and mature cheeses e.g. Cheddar, Cheshire, Edam, Gouda. Manchego, parmesan, Pont l’Évêque
  • Bay leaf, black pepper, chives, mint, nutmeg, rosemary, thyme
  • Grilled, roasted, seared, braised game: boar, duck, grouse, pheasant, venison. Beef, lamb
  • Full-flavoured cream- or cheese-based sauces e.g. parmesan. Intense wild mushroom, casserole or jus sauces
  • Some good combinations are possible with spicy foods but careful experimentation is required
  • Usually vegetables will be supporting a full-flavoured meat or dominating sauce. Hearty lentil dishes. Rich, wild mushroom dishes

About the Wine

This red wine is made by Quinta das Murças in Douro. Rich berry fruits and spice make this the perfect partner for roasted red meats. Formed from primarily Touriga Franca grapes, this wine is ethically produced, vegan and vegetarian friendly. This wine is exclusive to Matthew Clark. Supplied by Esporão.

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