The Wines of Portugal


Wines_Of_Portugal_Logo_JPGRobin found this great article on the Wines of Portugal by Doug Frost. He was here as a judge at one of the last Idaho Wine Festivals and he was a delight. The Full link to the article and a great video is at Wines of Portugal. Be sure to watch the video as it is chock full of information. In the meantime, here is a list of the Top 10 Best Values for Portuguese Wines from the website. There are no prices listed.

Top 10 Best Values
2008 Adega de Borba Montes Claros Garrafeira, Borba
2011 Armindo Fernandes Vianna Loureiro, Vinho Verde
2009 Bacalhôa Vinhos de Portugal Moscatel de Setúbal, Península de Setúbal
2009 Casa Santos Lima CSL Sousão Tinto, Lisboa
2009 ManzWine Contador de Estórias Tinto, Península de Setúbal
2008 Marcolino Sebo Visconde de Borba Reserva Tinto, Alentejo
2009 Quinta do Casal Monteiro Forma de Arte Reserva Red, Tejo
2008 Quinta do Escudial Reserva Vinhas Velhas, Dão
2008 Quinta do Quetzal Reserva Tinto, Alentejo
2009 Terras de Alter Fado Reserva Tinto, Alentejo

And from the same article and website, here is a list of the 10 Top of the Top wines. Enjoy and Cheers!

10 Top of the Top
2005 Adega Cooperativa de Palmela Adega de Palmela Moscatel, Península de Setúbal
NV Adriano Ramos Pinto 20 Years Quinta do Bom Retiro, Douro
NV Casa Agricola Horacio Simões Excellent Moscatel Roxo, Península de Setúbal
2008 Fontes da Cunha Munda Touriga Nacional, Dão
2009 Luis Pato Vinha Pan, Bairrada
2005 Murganheira Vintage Bruto Espumante, Távora-Varosa
2009 Quinta do Crasto Reserva Old Vines, Douro
2009 Quinta do Poeira Poeira, Douro
2010 Quinta Dos Roques Touriga Nacional, Dão
1969 Symington Family Estates W. & J. Graham’s Single Harvest Tawny Port, Douro

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