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What are the IGPs of Northern Portgual? (7)

N -> S

Minho

Transmontano

Duriense

Terras de Cister

Beira Atlântico

Terras do Dão

Terras da Beira

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What are the IGPs of Southern Portugal? (5)

N -> S

Lisboa

Tejo

Península de Setúbal

Alentejano

Algarve

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Beneficio

 

grading system used in the Duoro to rank vineyards

4

Adego

winery

5

engarrafado na origem

estate bottled

6

Tapada

Walled Vineyard

7

Rama

Vineyard

(Historically used to designate lesser vineyards fod domestic consumption in Douro)

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feitoria

 

Classification of the best vineyards in Douro

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What are the requirements for garrafeira to appear on a label of DOP or IGP wine? (2)

 

Tinto (red) garrafeira wines must age for a minimum 30 months, including at least 12 months in bottle. Branco (white) and rosado garrafeira wines must age for a minimum 12 months with at least 6 in bottle.

 

The vintage garrafeira Port style as pioneered by Niepoort has a separate connotation: following a few years’ aging in barrels, the Port is matured for a period of at least eight years in glass demijohns.

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What does Reserva mean on a bottle of portuguese wine?

 

Still wines:  an additional 0.5% of ABV

Espumoso:  Min 12 months on the lees

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What does Colheita Seleccionada mean on a bottle of Portuguese wine?

 

An additional 1% of ABV compared to the regional appelation

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Enforcado

Pergola