In the heart of Texas Hill Country, where the sun dances upon the rugged terrain and whispers of history echo through the vineyards, there lies a testament to vinicultural artistry – the 2021 Touriga Nacional from Robert Clay Vineyards. This wine, a harmonious blend of tradition and innovation, embodies the spirit of the land from which it was born.
With a maturation of seventeen months in the comforting embrace of neutral oak, this Touriga Nacional unveils itself with a symphony of aromas that transport the senses to a realm where time slows and anticipation lingers. The bouquet, reminiscent of an ancient tale spun by the winds that caress the vineyards, offers notes of ripe blueberries, plums, and a hint of wild herbs, woven together with the subtle perfume of wet slate.
On the palate, this wine dances with the grace of a troubadour, each sip a verse in a ballad of flavor. Rich layers of ripe berries and sun-kissed figs intertwine with whispers of licorice and old leather, leading to a crescendo of grippy tannins that linger like the fading strains of a haunting melody.
As the sun sets over the undulating landscape of Texas Hill Country, savor each sip of this 2021 Touriga Nacional from Robert Clay Vineyards, and let it be a reminder that in every glass of wine lies a story waiting to be told, a journey waiting to be shared.