TROUSSEAU

black grape variety


SYNONYMS

bastardo (Portugal)

maturana tinta (La Rioja, Spain)


VINE

early to mid budding

mid to late ripening

thick skin

prone to coulure


WINE

medium to deep colour

medium to high acidity

medium tannins

medium alcohol

medium to full body

medium to pronounced intensity

redcurrant, blackberry, black pepper

REGIONS

Jura, France

Beira Interior, Portugal

Trás-os-Montes, Portugal

La Rioja, Spain

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