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Douro Valley

Douro Valley is the heartland of port, the great fortified wine. It’s spectacularly beautiful, with steep, rocky terraces covered in vines. Visiting the region was a long-held ambition of mine, and it did not disappoint.

Douro and Port

Portugal - and the Douro region in particular - is of course famous for port. Those wines are historic and world-class, but the Douro also produces an increasingly good amount of red and, more surprisingly, white wine.