2014 Quinta Da Aveleda Vinho Verde

2014 Quinta Da Aveleda Vinho Verde

2014 Quinta Da Aveleda Vinho Verde – LCBO 89995 – $10.95 – Bright, crisp and easy very easy drinking. This wine has aromas of slight floral underneath pink grapefruit with lime. My favorite thing about this wine is the slightly oily texture that fills your mouth on the finish. I would still say that the finish on this wine is very clean because of bright crisp acidity but the texture just holds on. This will make…

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Portugese Wines: A Learning Experience

Portugese Wines: A Learning Experience

Last month I attended a wines of Portugal tasting. Prior to a walk-around tasting there was a crash course seminar hosted by Master Sommelier John Szabo. I don’t know much about Portugese wines. For most people their knowledge of Portugese wines start and end with Port. There is obviously much more going on in Portugal than fortified wine. The seminar gave us a taste of ten wines — 4 White, 5 Red and 1 Port….

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