Dow’s Quinta Senhora da Ribeira 2001 Vintage Port

Here is a wine with a history. This vineyard was purchased by Dow in 1890, and soon became known as one of the top three vineyards in Portugal. By 1954, it was in decline, along with the entire port industry, and was sold off. In 1998, Dow repurchased the vineyard and...

Dominio Mano a Mano 2009 Venta La Ossa

  Portuguese Wine Review   One of the best kept secrets in the wine industry is the new crop of of modern Portuguese red wines. This is a great example, and should be sought out by all our students and readers (yes, I mean all 20K of you). Scents of...

Quinta de Maritavora 2007 Touriga Nacional, Douro

Portugal is the last great undiscovered wine country. With wines like this coming into the market, that may soon change. Fresh bright cherry and a steep mineral streak cut through the core of this wine, and flavors veer toward baking spices. A soft fleshiness manages...