Fantastic wines from the Tejo Region.
Portugese wines are unique in Europe and Tejo Region is unique in Portugal. Sarah Abbott, the British Master of Wine called the Tejo Region “the Bordeaux of Portugal”. Continue reading “Wines from the Tejo Region in Portugal”
Vinho Verde it’s a really the Summer Wine
Nothing more deliciously and wonderful on a hot summer day than Vinho Verde glass or bottle. Continue reading “Vinho Verde Summer Wine”
Premium quality Tejo red wine
Produced in Portugal, in the Tejo Region at Tomar. It’s classified as one DOC do Tejo red wine. Continue reading “Convento de Tomar Reserva Tejo red wine”
Superb red wine Syrah bag-in-box from Setubal Peninsula.
Red wine regional from the Setubal Peninsula region, the Portuguese red wine Syrah bag-in-box.
Wine available in bag-in-box with 3 liters. Continue reading “Red Wine Syrah bag-in-box”
Main Portuguese grapes varieties used for red wine.
In Portugal there are several types of grapes varieties used for red wine. Some create fantastic mono-varietal wines or wonderful blended wines.
There are over 4,000 varieties of grapes identified and catalogued globally. Portugal ranks as the country with the second largest number of indigenous grape varieties, not found in other parts of the world Continue reading “Portuguese grapes varieties for red wine”
Premium quality red wine Cabernet Sauvignon
Peninsula de Setubal red wine Cabernet Sauvignon, with intense dark ruby colors, aromas of green peppers and some mineral. A soft, round and balanced wine.
One premium red wine from the noble grape variety Cabernet Sauvignon. Continue reading “Red Wine Cabernet Sauvignon, Ameias 2013”
Red Wine Vinho Verde Vinhao 2015
This it’s a very good red wine Vinho Verde, produced in Portugal in the demarcated region of Vinho Verde in northwestern Portugal. In the palate it’s full-bodied and persistent. Full of mature berries, long and complex. Like the majority of red wine Vinho Verde it’s fresh and young.
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Entry-level red wine from the Alentejo
This pleasingly red wine from Alentejo region it’s not a wine to keep in the cellar. It’s a wine to be drunk now. It is not a pretentious wine, it’s silky but elegant, smooth and well balanced.
Continue reading “Red wine from the Alentejo 2014”
Premium Red Wine Vintage 2005
There are special red wines and this vintage 2005, from the Herdade dos Templarios, is one of the special red wine, produced in Portugal with premium quality. It’s called “garrafeira” (in English: wine cellar).
All starts with selective and manual Harvest in 20 kg boxes. The grapes are treated like queens or like little soft pearls and they are quickly transported to the winery.
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The famous Portuguese Vinho Verde
Wine: Vinha dos Ingleses Red Vinho Verde
Grape variety: Vinhão and Borraçal
Aroma: Complex and persistent
Alcohol (% vol.): 10,5%
Vinha dos Ingleses Red is composed by the castes Vinhão 85% and Borraçal 15%. It’s a full-bodied wine with equilibrated tannins.
Top quality Vinho Verde.
Continue reading “Vinho Verde Tinto or Red Green Wine”