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When did Portugal join the EU and adopt a new appellation system

1986

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What is the famous wine style of Portugal

Fortified wines from Oporto

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What style of wine is rising in quality

Table wine from the Douro

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Portugal quality levels

Vinho de Mesa
Indicacao geografica protegida (IGP)
Denominacao de Origem controlada (DOC/DOP)

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Vinho de Mesa

Table wine

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IGP Portugal

Regional quality level
14 total

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DOC/DOP Portugal

Approved quality wine areas

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Branco

White

8

Espumante

Sparkling

9

Bruto

Dry - sparkling wine

10

Colheita

Vintage

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Engarrafado an origem

Estate bottled

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Quinta

Estate

13

Rosado

Rose

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Seco

Dry

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Tinto

Red

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Garrafeira

Reserve wine with specific alcohol and aging requirements

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Portugal IGP

Minho - vinho verde
Transmontano - tras-os-montes
Terras de cister - tavora-varosa
Terras do Dao - Dao, lafoes
Beira atlantico - bairrada
Terras de Beira - Beira interior
Lisboa - colares, bucelas
Peninsula de setubal
Tejo - dotejo
Alentejano - alentejo
Algarve
Acores
Terras madeirenses - madeira

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White grape varieties of vinho verde

Alvarinho
Loureiro
Trajadura

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White grapes of the Douro

Gouveio
Viosinho

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White grapes of the dao

Encruzado

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White grapes of bairrada

Fernao pires (maria Gomez), bical

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White grapes of bucelas

Arinto (Pederna)

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White grapes of alentejo

Antao vaz
Arinto (Pederna)

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Red grapes throughout Portugal

Castelao (periquita)

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Red grapes of Douro and dao

Touriga national
Tinta roriz (tempranillo)

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Red grapes of Douro and alentejo

Aragonez (Tempranillo in Spain)

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Red grapes of barraida

Baga - local

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Red grapes of colares

Ramisco
Ungrafted in sandy soil

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Red grapes alentejo and south Portugal

Trincadeira

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6 important DOC in Portugal

Vinho verde
Dao
Bairrada
Porto and Douro
Alentejo
Madeira

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How many DOC in Portugal

31

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What is the largest producing region by volume
Portugal

Lisboa IGP