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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

3

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

4

DOP of

Duriense VR

Duoro DOP

Porto DOP

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

5

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

6

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

7

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

8

DOP of

Peninsula do Setubal
(aka: Terras do Sado)

[north-south]

PS

Palmela DOP
(mainly reds)

Setubal DOP
-Moscatel de Setubal

9

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

11

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

12

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.

13

IGP of

Madeira

Terras Madeirenses IGP

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

14

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)

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