Portugal's Exciting New Reds
Table wines gain in quality, and the Douro takes the lead
Most wine lovers, if their thoughts turn toward Portugal at all, probably think of Port, the delicious fortified wine first popularized by British merchants three centuries ago. Yet the winemaking legacy of this small and rapidly modernizing nation goes far beyond Port.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2002.