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Odisseia Jean-Hugues Gros Touriga Nacional 2006 Wine Review

Odisseia Jean-Hugues Gros Touriga Nacional 2006

Odisseia Jean-Hugues Gros Touriga Nacional 2006

D.O.C., Douro, Portugal

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $18.00

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.2%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Odisseia

Agent: The Case For Wine

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Vintages Wine Panel: Odisseia is a member of 1% For The Planet (www.onepercentfortheplanet.org), and donate 1% of their profits to environmental causes. This exceptional value — made with the same grapes usually used for Port — is filled with cherry, blackberry and spice box aromas and flavors. Dry, rich and robust, the wine is perfectly balanced out by fine tannins. Cellar it 3-5 years or enjoy it tonight. My note: A pleasant simple wine with aromas of dark fruit and smoke. Full-bodied but supple with a good grip on the finish. Keeps you coming back for a top-up: imminently gulpable.

Touriga Nacional food pairings: roast beef, grilled leg of lamb.

This Odisseia Jean-Hugues Gros Touriga Nacional 2006 was reviewed on August 19, 2008 by Natalie MacLean

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