Portugal: Porto

Portugal has over 340 local grape varieties, but only about a dozen make quality wine. The ones used in the Douro wine region for the production of Port and still wines are Touriga Nacional,  Tinta Barroca, Tinto Cao, Touriga Francesa and Tinta Roriz– the Portuguese name for Tempranillo. In Porto, the city that gives name…
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December 15, 2009 0