Flashcards in Portugal Deck (108)
Name the widely declared vintages of 2000s.
Synonym of Souzão.
Name the grape varieties used in the production of Lafões DOP tinto wines.
Amaral (min. 40%)
Best-known producer in the Bairrada DOP and champion of the local red grape, Baga.
Name the most prized white grape variety of Alentejo DOP.
Which Portuguese grape variety is sometimes referred to as Borrado das Moscas in the Dão DOP?
In which island of the Açores is the Biscoitos DOP located?
Name the three main grape varieties used in Graciosa DOP, Pico DOP and Biscoitos DOP?
Arinto dos Açores (Sercial)
Terrantez do Pico
(at least 80% combined)
Name the widely declared vintages of 1990s.
Which grape variety of Madeira is usually first to be picked?
Which grape variety of Madeira is usually last to be picked?
What is the minimum allowed ageing in wood for a Madeira made with the canteiro system?
When was Porto first demarcated as a region?
Which is the only grape variety in Madeira that is allowed to produce wines of all sweetness levels?
Tinta Negra (Mole)
Where is Sercial mainly grown on the island of Madeira?
North side, at high elevations up to 700 m.
Madeira’s network of irrigation channels are called…
Which grape varieties are used in the production of Medieval de Ourém wine? In which region of Portugal is it produced?
Fernão Pires (80%)
Encostas d'Aire DOP (Lisboa)