Flashcards in Portugal Deck (108)
In France it is known as Ugni Blanc, in Italy as Trebbiano Toscano. What is its rare Portuguese name?
Madeira wines can be produced in Madeira island and which other?
Minimum time required for the estufagem process to be completed.
What is the name of the low trellises found in Madeira?
Portuguese for bottled.
What is Camara de Lobos (or Cama de Lobos)?
Term occasionally found on bottles of ancient Madeira, and refers to a wine district west of the capital Funchal which was associated with noble vine varieties and fine wine
Portugal's largest wine producer, whose success is founded on Mateus Rose. They own Ferreira, Sandeman, Offley, Ferreira Barca Velha and several foreign estates like Bodegas LAN.
Sogrape (Guedes Family)
Dão synonym for Malvasia Fina.
First region of Portugal to be demarcated for sparkling wines, in 1989.
Name the permitted white grape varieties of Vinho Verde DOP.
Traditional red grape varieties of Dão DOP.
Tinta Roriz (Aragonez)
Which Malvasia is known by the name Bual (Boal) in Madeira?
Since when Vinho Verde DOP extends to sparkling wine and by which method are they made?
Traditional Method (9 months bottle age)
Which grape variety is used for the production of white wines in Colares?
Sugar readings in a Bual, range between .... and .... *Beaume.
2,5 / 3,5
Sugar readings in a Malmsey, range between .... and .... *Beaume.
3,5 / 6,5
What is the preferred soil type for Port production?
What two DOPs are located within Douriense IGP?
What two DOPs are located within the Terras do Dão IGP?
What is Colheita Tardia?
Late Harvest wines of Portugal
What is Portugal's largest DOP?
Vinho Verde (15% of total vineyard acreage)
What ships were traditionally used to transport port casks in from Pinhão downriver to Villa Nova de Gaia?
Most planted variety of Vinho Verde.
Where are the finest examples of Arinto produced?
Name the three subregions of Trás-os-Montes .
Synonym of Aragonez.
Synonym of Jaen.
Castelão plantings in Colares are on what soils?
What three DOPs near Lisbon are slowly disappearing due to the expanding urban population?