Oporto Wine, Porto

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  • Sampling room.
    Sampling room.
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  • Signs with Port firms names.
    Signs with Port firms names.
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  • Outside street sign
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    Once the barrels full of the...

    by Kurt_S. Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Once the barrels full of the best vintage of Port wine was floated down river Douro from the vinyards to the companies in Villa Nova de Gaia. Today the are mainly tourist attravctions and show the emblems of the different wineries.

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    Tasting Port wine

    by porteda Updated Apr 4, 2011

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    Cross the Dom Luis I bridge and visit the 'caves' (lodges) where the Port wine is stored. You'll be able to visit the cellars and, in the end, taste some Port wine.

    Gaia's riverside
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    • Wine Tasting

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    Vila Nova da Gaia

    by el_ruso Written Jan 2, 2006

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    The suburb across the river is called Vila Nova. This is where the majority of the port wine production is located, and you can sample and buy these products in many stores lining the river front.

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    Visita as Caves Calem

    by Nexus7 Written Aug 13, 2005

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    This is one of the most famous wineries for Port wine which is very sweet. The tasting costs 2 euros and you get 4 glasses of wine.

    It's on the waterfront across the river
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    You MUST try the Ports

    by joebarcas Written Nov 20, 2004

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    One of Portugal's treasures. You have an oppurtunity to try more Port than you can imagine. Just be careful on the walk back across the Duoro!

    The Port houses as seen from Porto
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    Gaia - Port Wine cellars

    by bambino36 Written Nov 10, 2004

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    Just across the D. Luis bridge, in Gaia, we can find all the port wine cellars.
    Most of them can be visited and of course wine tasting is on the program.

    Port Wine cellars, Gaia, Porto

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  • Port Cellars

    by Sprig Written Feb 23, 2003

    You can tour many port cellars. They will guide you through and explain how they make the wine. You can end with a wine tasting. Really interesting and a lot of fun.

    View of the long roof of Port cellars.

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