Wines of Portugal

Sure, there will be a Port in this class, maybe even a Madiera. Those were Portugal’s top wines back when Benjamin Franklin was knocking back drinks at the City Tavern. In fact, our Ben was a notorious lover of Portuguese wines. Reportedly, he had...

Wines of Portugal

Portuguese Wines There is evidence of wine production in what is now Portugal since the time of the Tartessians, who planted vines in the Sado and Tagus valleys around, at least, 2000 BC. Later, Phoenicians, Romans, and Celts contributed to the expansion of the...

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...