Terras do Grifo 2011
Ref : 469998
Bottle 75 cL
i.e. 15.93 € / liter
1 product(s) soldsince yesterday
- Keeping level Ready to drink
- Service temperature 16°
Our food and wine pairings
- Red meats
- Strong cheese
Recipe idéasDuck meatballs façon Basque
Our oenologists' opinion
Fruity and well-rounded
Its ruby color offers an open nose of red fruit with roasted notes. On the palate, this wine is balanced, frank, full, round, spicy, nervous and has freshness and a finish with firm tannins that blend.
Body ? The body is the way a wine feels inside the mouth. Several factors, such as the alcohol content and the presence of tannins, contribute to the feel of the wine.
Freshness ? The freshness of a wine is defined by its level of acidity. Unlike rounded wines, fresh wines are easy to drink, and are more lively. Acidity plays a necessary part in a wine's structure.
Aging ? All wines do not have the same aging potential. Some are supposed to be consumed at a young age while others must be kept for longer periods of time.
Tannins ? Coming from stems, grape pips and their storage barrels, the tannin gives structure to red wines only.
Do you know ?
The world’s oldest appellation would have French origins! Henry of Burgundy would have exported Burgundy vine stocks after he married the daughter of Alphonse VI of Leon.
Domain and appellation
Terras do Grifo
Spread across 40000 hectares, the vineyards lay on both banks of the Douro river which crosses the country east to west up to the city of Porto. Located on hillsides, the vineyards lay on granitic soils.
Grapes Touriga Nacional, Tinto cão, Touriga franca
- Touriga Nacional
- Tinto cão
- Touriga franca