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Flashcards in Douro Deck (11):
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When did Douro achieve doc status

1982

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How are grapes utilized in Douro

Some for port production
Some for still wine

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One top dry wine producer of the Douro

Barca velha

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How many grapes varieties are authorized in the Douro

Over 100

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5 grape varieties of Douro

Touriga national
Tinta roriz
Tinta cao
Tinta barroca

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Name for Tempranillo in Douro

Tinta roriz

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Duriense

Name of IGP for regional wines in Portugal
Same boundaries as Douro but more regulatory flexible

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Who owns barca velha

Casa ferreirinha

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First vintage of barca velha

1952

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When is barca velha produced

Best vintages

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Typical blending varieties of barca velha

Tinta Franca
Touriga national
Tinta roriz
Tinta cao