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W & J Graham’s 1890 Port Lodge

Graham’s Visiting A Legend of the Port Trade Symington Family Estates Earlier this year, I made my first wine-related work trip to Portugal and third overall.  I had the chance to check out the newly renovated Dow’s Quinta do Bomfim in... (more...)

The Genius of Soalheiro

Quinta do Soalheiro Melgaço, Portugal February 2017 On a sunny and cool spring-like day in the middle of the winter, we headed to the northernmost reaches of Portugal to the Minho River which forms the border with Spain in Melgaço.  Looking around... (more...)

Esporao: The Gentle Ecological & Viticultural Giant

  Esporao The Gentle Ecological & Viticultural Giant Reguengos de Monsaraz Alentejo, Portugal   Vineyards and the estuary at Herdade Esporao        Our last appointment of the day was deep in the far south east section of the... (more...)