I love Vinho Verde. A lot. The huge region has taken some big steps the last decade towards more quality thinking and it’s been a thrill to be part of that, as a consumer. Names such as Quinta do Ameal, Quinta do Feital, Quinta de Soalheiro, Aphros, Anselmo Mendes represents the top producers but there are many more [...]
Here we go again! More Vinho Verde. This time from the master himself. If you like Vinho Verde wines or want to find out more about them, you’ve come to the right place. And there’s more to be found on Facebook as well, on my page. To find links, click on the Follow me tag [...]
Time to highlight yet a Vinho Verde producer and a Sub-região not mentioned here before; meet Quinta de Linhares and the sub-region of Sousa. Thanks for stopping by. If you’re like me and love to take a closer look at Portuguese wines, you will hopefully like it here. Besides this site I’m also mad about [...]
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Curiosity and a will to constantly keep on improving. That’s my impression of [...]
Can I be a bit of an ego for a while? Yes, this is a long one, some of you will probably panic, give up and desperately look for scores at the bottom of the post. But if you call yourself a wine lover and care for the producers daring to make a difference, then [...]
Great to have you here! Hope you like what you read. I’m also on Facebook; as myself and two pages; Wine Virtuosity and Mad about Madeira. Would be awesome to chat there as well. It’s not duplicate publishing. Promise!
By now, I can easily say I’ve seen some wine regions, but few are [...]
“My wine is made in the vineyard.”
Finally I’m meeting the man behind so many of Portugal’s great white wines. Reds as well. I’ve followed Anselmo for some years by now and I can’t recall I’ve bumped into any disappointments. It’s an odd feeling. I haven’t met him but feel I’ve learnt to know [...]
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