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Vinhos Regional (VR)

of Portugal

[north-south]

MTD-BLTP-AAAM
Mini Tomatoes Don't
Bacon Lettuce & Tomato Properly;
And Add Avocado, Man!!

Minho

Transamantano

Duriense

Beiras
(*4 IGPs)

Lisboa

Peninsula do Setubal
(fka: Terras de Sado)

Tejo

Alentejano

Algarve

Acores

Madeira
(*IGP)

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DOP of

Minho VR

Vinho Verde DOP

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has 9 sub-regions:
(BAB-CLAMPS)
Baiao
Ave
Basto
Cavado
Lima
Amarante
Moncao e Melgaco
Paiva
Sousal

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DOP of

Transmantano VR

Tras-o-Montes DOP

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has 3 sub-regions:
(PVC)
Planalto Mirandes
Valpacos
Chaves

* Dry Hot and Mountinous. Non-continguous. Need a PVC pipe to make it better. East of Minho

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DOP of

Duriense VR

Duoro DOP

Porto DOP

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Porto has 3 sub-regions:
(BCD)
Baixo Corga
Cima Corga
Duoro Superior

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IGP of

Beiras VR

A-B-C-D
Easy to remember

Beira Atlantico IGP
-Bairrada DOP

Terras do Beira IGP
-Beira Interior DOP (3 subs)

Terras do Cister IGP
-Tavora-Varosa DOP

Terras do Dao IGP
-Dao DOP (7 subs)
-Lafoes DOP

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DOP of

Beiras VR

DB-BLT

Dao DOP*
(7 subs)
*in Terras do Dao IGP

Bairrada DOP*
*in Beira Atlantico IGP

Beira Interior DOP*
(3 subs)
*in Terras do Beira IGP

Lafoes DOP*
*in Terras do Dao IGP

Tavora-Varosa DOP*
*in Terras do Cister IGP

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DOP of

Lisboa VR

LACE-B-COAT
(north-south is EOL-TAA-BCC)

Lauren's Queer Collar Cost her Dearly.
But Cara's Obvioulsly Rude To Vera

Lourinha DOP
(Aguardente only!)

Alenquer DOP

Colares DOP
(ungrafted Ramisco)

Encostas d'Aire DOP
2 sub-zones:
Ourém, Alcobaça

Bucelas DOP
(W, Spk - 75% Arinto)

Carcavelos DOP
(fortified wines)

Obidos DOP
(best for sparkling)

Arruda DOP

Torres Vedras DOP

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DOP of

Peninsula do Setubal
(aka: Terras do Sado)

[north-south]

PS

Palmela DOP
(mainly reds)

Setubal DOP
-Moscatel de Setubal

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DOP of

Tejo

Do Tejo DOP
(fka: Ribatejo)

has 6 sub-regions:
(CC-CAST)
Cartaxo
Chamusca
Coruche
Almeirim
Santarem
Tomar

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NOTE:
-White wines outnumber reds.
-Castelão and Fernão Pires are the dominant red and white grapes.

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DOP of

Alentejano

Alentejo DOP

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Eva, a Grand star, makes Videos near the Port of Redondo.  We Gringos want to see More of her Boobs.

has 8 sub-regions:
(RB-GaM-PERV)
Evora
Granja-Amareleja
Vidigueira
Portalegre**
Redondo
Reguengos
Moura
Borba

** Portalegre is the most promising region

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DOP of

Algarve

[west-east]

LP-LT
Lost Port? Last Time!

Lagos DOP

Portimao DOP

Lagao DOP

Tavira DOP

NOTE:
- All DOP here are Tinto & Branco Only!!  No Rosado, Espumoso, or Licoroso is produced in Algarve under a DOP.

'Algarve - sounds like grave", so at the bottom of Potugal. Known more for sardines than wine

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DOP of

Acores

"You would be Grateful for Tiny Biscuits if you were on an island."

Graciosa DOP
(dry whites - non fortified)

Pico DOP
(fortified whites)
~16% min ABV~
*3 years min aging

Biscoitos DOP
(fortified whites)
~16% min ABV~
*3 years min aging

NOTE:
- All are Volcanic islands.  Far out in the Atlantic Ocean.

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IGP of

Madeira

Terras Madeirenses IGP

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NOTE:
* Includes wines from Madeira, and the neighboring island of Porto Santo

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DOP of

Madeira

Madeira DOP

Madeirenses DOP

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Also has 1 IGP:
Terras Madeiraensas IGP

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All IGP of

Portugal

Terras do Beira IGP
(*Berais VR)

Terra do Dao IGP
(*Beiras VR)

Terras do Cister IGP
(*Beiras VP)

Beira Atlantico IGP
(*Beiras VR)

Terras Madeirenses IGP
(*Madeira VR)