Symington Estates to uncover Douro’s best grapes

Red grapes

Experimental vineyard Touriga Nacional

  • Alicante Bouschet
  • Alvarelhão
  • Alfrocheiro
  • Aragonez (Tinta Roriz)
  • Baga
  • Bastardo
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Casculho
  • Castelão
  • Cornifesto
  • Donzelinho Tinto
  • Malvasia Preta
  • Marufo
  • Moscatel Galego Roxo
  • Mourisco de Semente
  • Rufete
  • Syrah
  • Tinta Barroca
  • Tinta Caiada
  • Tinta Carvalha
  • Tinta da Barca
  • Tinta Francisca
  • Tinto Cão
  • Touriga Fêmea
  • Touriga Franca
  • Touriga Nacional
  • Trincadeira (Tinta Amarela)
  • Vinhão (Sousão)
  • Zinfandel

White grapes

  • Alvarinho
  • Arinto
  • Avesso
  • Bical
  • Cerceal Branco
  • Chardonnay
  • Códega de Larinho
  • Donzelinho Branco
  • Dorinto
  • Encruzado
  • Fernão Pires
  • Folgasão
  • Gouveio
  • Loureiro
  • Malvasia Fina
  • Moscatel Galego Branco
  • Moscatel Graúdo
  • Rabigato
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Sercial
  • Semillon
  • Síria
  • Viosinho
  • Vital

One Response to “Symington Estates to uncover Douro’s best grapes”

  1. Very interesting. In Italy, top viticulturalist Maurizio Gentile argues southern Italian (indigenous) varieties are so well adapted to the warm climatic conditions in Puglia, Calabria, Compania and Basilicata that contrary to expectations, they do not produce heavy, alcoholic wines.

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