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  • Richard Hemming MW
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  • Richard Hemming MW
4 Aug 2010


A brief visit to the Douro last month yielded some interesting tastings of both ports and table wines, on which I will be reporting, but also these snapshots of the tribulations of life as a vine.

In June, there was a localised hailstorm in the Cima Corgo, narrowly missing some of Quinta do Passadouro's best sites. The photos…