Portugal old and new - the tasting notes
7 Apr 2007 by JR
Here, in the order served, are my tasting notes on all the wines included in the fascinating tasting of Portuguese wines in D ü sseldorf in March described here .   Carlos Quintas opened all the Bairradas the day before the tasting and everything else first thing that morning. I tasted from about 12.30 until 4pm.   He gave every flight a name, and listed most wines with the name of the producer or winemaker first. The underlined wines were included in the tastings I did for my earlier book of tasting notes on Portuguese wines with my original scores in (brackets). Background notes as opposed to...

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