Desafinado is a beautiful red blend from the Douro region of Portugal. It's a blend of 40% Touriga Franca, 30% Tinta Barroca, and 30% Tinta Roriz. The Portuguese word "desafinado" means "off key."
This deep ruby-colored wine reveals fresh and ripe red fruit aroma. characteristics of this terroir. The structure of its soft tannins shows the good ripening of the grapes, which together with its freshness, make this a pleasant and well-balanced wine. The wine is showing attractive aromas of plums, cherries and black currants. The palate is smooth, elegant and supple, with great balance and a firm supportive tannic structure. Drinking well now and over the next 3-5 years.
Desafinado Douro Red is ideal with roast pork, beef stew, grilled vegetables, and aged cheeses.