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Casal Sta. Maria Arinto Portugal 2013

Casal Santa Maria, Arinto, Vihno Regional Lisboa, Portugal, 2013 There are 14 Portuguese wine regions, or vinho regionals.  Regulation is less strict than for the component DOCs, with more flexibility on using international varieties. The wines equate to vin de … Continue reading

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Leira Seca Alvarinho e Trajadura VR Minho 2014

Leira Seca, Alvarinho e Trajadura, (IGP) Vinho Regional Minho (coterminous with DO Vinho Verde), Portugal, 2014. Alvarinho is a white variety widely used in DO Vinho Verde, IGP Minho and DO Rias Baixas (Spain) where it is called albarino. It has a … Continue reading

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