Adega de Penalva is one of the leading wine cooperatives in the Dão region creating fruitful and structured wines. The Indigena is a blend of Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz (Tempranillo), and Jaen (Mencia) which are all hand harvested, fully destemmed and aged in a combination of stainless steel and concrete tank.
Grape Varieties: 40% Touriga Nacional, 30% Tinta Roriz (Tempranillo), and 30% Jaen (Mencía).
Characteristics: Aromas of leather and blueberries lead to a palate full of dark fruits with cherry and raspberry notes and hints of spices, herbs and pine needles. Round and juicy taste with soft tannins. Good length.
Food Pairing: Pairs well with beef and lamb.