Portugal

White Port exports to the UK increase by 38%

The category of white Port is a "sleeping giant" capable of helping to bring Port to a younger generation of consumers, believes Alex Down, brand manager at UK importer Fells, revealing that white Port exports to the UK grew by 38% in 2016.

On this day 1809… the Battle of Porto

On this day in 1809 the British liberated Porto from the French, with some local wine barges being pivotal in the ensuing battle.

Taylor’s marks 325th anniversary

Port house Taylor’s is marking its 325th anniversary with a series of events and releases, including shipping a barrel from Douro to London on a yacht.

White wines of Tejo ‘the next Vinho Verde’

White wines from the Portuguese region of Tejo have the potential to become "the next Vinho Verde", believes Sarah Abbot MW, who describes the region as an "undiscovered corner of an underestimated country."

Battlefield vineyards: part 2

December 2nd, 2016

Symington acquires new quinta

November 4th, 2016

The six leading grapes of Port

October 26th, 2016

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