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Quinta do Crasto wine tasting in Porto

Wines of Portugal | 09 February '17
Quinta do Crasto wine tasting in Porto
The wine tasting will be held on February 10 at 6:30 pm in the Porto Tasting room

Quinta do Crasto wine tasting will be commented by Tomás Roquette next 10th February, at 6:30 p.m. The event will present rich and complex wines from two sub-regions of Douro wines. The wine tasting is organized by ViniPortugal together with Quinta do Crasto and is inserted into the Wines of Portugal diversity topic.
 
This inititiave will feature wines from the sub regions Cima Corgo vs Douro Superior. Quinta do Crasto is a family estate and belongs to Leonor and Jorge Roquette for more than a century. As well as the great estates from Douro wine region, the origin of Quinta do Crasto dates back a long time in the history of the country: the name Crasto comes from the Latin castrum and means "Roman fort."
 
The wines presented come from two family properties located in Cima Corgo and Douro Superior, where the secular tradition combines with the important investments made in recent years, allowing the modernization of vineyards and wine-making facilities, consolidating the production of high-quality wines. Quality, year after year.

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