Wine Business Monthly - The Leading Print Publication for Wineries and Growers
Sign In | New User? Register

Portugal Takes on Table Wine

Table wines from Portugal's Douro Valley mirror top Port flavors and structure, and are selling very well in many international markets.
Jan 2006 Issue of Wine Business Monthly
When most folks talk about the strength of vineyards lining the Duero River, they are referring to the wonderful Tempranillo-based wines from the Ribera del Duero in Spain, just north of Madrid. But the Duero River continues across the Spanish border with Portugal, where it's spelled the "Douro" River, which empties into the Atlantic, near Oporto. On these steeply terraced banks, of which 16,327 acres are planted to vineyards, Port grapes have been grown and produced into fortified wine for ce...
» Article access restricted to registered members of

Don't Have an Account?

WBM is the leading publication for the Wine Industry.

• In-depth Product Reviews
• Industry Trends & Analysis
• Access to over 10 Years of Articles

Registration is FREE and EASY.

Already a Member?

Click the button below to sign in:

subscribe | archive | advertise | 800-895-9463

Copyright© 1994-2015 by Wine Communications Group. All Rights Reserved. Copyright protection extends to all written material, graphics, backgrounds and layouts. None of this material may be reproduced for any reason without written permission of the Publisher. Wine Business Insider, Wine Business Monthly, Grower & Cellar News and Wine Market News are all trademarks of Wine Communications Group and will be protected to the fullest extent of the law.