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Tuesday 25 October 2016 loc: GB


New Douro tasting to focus on minerality

The New Douro tasting returns to London this year and will focus on minerality with a seminar posing the question: why have white Douro wines become so hip?

Friday, October 21st, 2016 No Comments »

The Douro in pictures: The Fladgate Partnership

db ventured to the UNESCO registered Douro region as guests of The Fladgate Partnership, discovering Port a-plenty, jazzy tuk tuks and a liking for kid goat.

Wednesday, October 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Port producers raise €100,000 for charity

Last week, Port producers handed over a cheque for €100,000 to a charity for underprivileged children in the Douro valley – one of the poorest areas in Western Europe.

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Graham’s debuts 20cl Tawny Port bottles

Graham’s has released its range of 10, 20 and 30 Year Old Ports in 20cl bottles in an effort to broaden its appeal and make the category more accessible.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Colheita port brand wins first multiple listing

Premium port brand Kopke has won its first UK multiple listing after its 1996 Colheita Port launched with Marks and Spencer online.

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Portuguese wine bar to open in London

Max Graham of Churchill’s Port is to open a Portuguese restaurant and wine bar in Flat Iron Square near London Bridge this September.

Monday, July 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Symington’s head cooper awarded Medal of Honour

Emílio Oliveira, head cooper at Symington Family Estates, has been awarded a rare Medal of Honour by the city of Vila Nova de Gaia in a ceremony held to mark a lifetime’s contribution to Port.

Friday, July 15th, 2016 1 Comment »

Port needs to learn from New World wine

The port sector needs to emulate the approach of the wine industry in the New World in order to grow the wider category, a leading producer has said.

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 No Comments »

Sogevinus focuses on still wine expansion

Port producer Sogevinus is set to double production of its still wines and consolidate the wine range as it rethinks its strategy.

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Quinta da Romaneira port finally arrives in the UK

Quinta da Romaneira port has made its debut in the UK, flying in under the radar despite coming from one of Portugal’s largest wine estates in the Douro Valley.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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