Douro Valley

Borges: We’re just scratching the surface in the Douro

Winemakers in the Douro Valley are only just scratching the surface in terms of the potential in the region to make world class dry wines according to Jorge Borges of Wine & Soul.

Smith: Portugal needs to raise its wine prices

In order for Portugal to be taken seriously as a fine wine country it needs to raise the price of its dry red wines according to Tony Smith of Quinta da Boavista.

Violent storms batter heart of the Douro

A torrential downpour which saw more than a month’s worth of rain and hail fall in a few hours has struck Pinhão in the Douro Valley causing severe damage to vineyards and local infrastructure.

Bridge: Port industry witnessing ‘a moment of major change’

The Port industry is witnessing “a moment of major change” driven by the table wine movement, and is becoming increasingly polarised, according to Adrian Bridge of Taylor’s.

The Proust Q&A: Paul Symington

October 9th, 2014

The Douro Valley in pictures

October 3rd, 2014

It’s still cool to be hot

September 1st, 2011

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