Tag: portugal

Dao's Two Exquisite Quintas Dos Roques and Maias.
Wine

Dao's Two Exquisite Quintas Dos Roques and Maias.

At one time, Mateus rosé was the most famous Portuguese wine in Ontario, but wine drinkers have since become familiar with other products and have acquired more knowledge causing this famous brand to suffer significant loss of market share. When Portugal was accepted into the EU, funds poured in for […]

Food Hotel: The Yeatman, Porto, Portugal.
Restaurants

Food Hotel: The Yeatman, Porto, Portugal.

Food Hotel: The Yeatman, Porto, Portugal The Yeatman Rua do Choupelo Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-088 Portugal +351 93 200 3916 www.theyeatman.com Vila Nova de Gaia, on the busy south side of the Douro at Porto, seems an unlikely place in which to make and store wines. Nor would you […]

Portugal’s Indigenous Grapes.
Wine

Portugal’s Indigenous Grapes.

Portugal ’s Indigenous Grapes. Although many wine producing countries, even those in Europe plant French, Italian and Spanish grape varieties, Portuguese have only now started experimenting with a few. They implicitly believe that their indigenous grapes are every bit as good as their world-famous brethren, albeit less well known, and […]