New Crossword on Portugal:
I have been really excited about the increase in quality of Portuguese white wines. Any favorites out there?
Quinta do Reguiero always makes some very, very tasty Alvarinho!
Favorite Portuguese Whites in no particular order:
Wine & Soul “Guru” Douro
Wine & Soul “Quinta da Manoella” Douro
Quinta do Vallado, “Prima” Moscatel, Douro
Dom Diogo, Arinto, Vinho Verde
Quinta do Ameal, Loureiro, Vinho Verde
Quinta do Regerio, Alvarinho “Reserva”, Monçao e Melgaço
Adega Viuva Gomes, Malvasia de Colares, Colares
Prova Regia, Arinto, Buçelas
and to round out the list...
Ferreira, “Dona Antonia” White Port
Caves Sao Joao, 'Poco do Lobo', Arinto from 1995 is spectacular. It tastes like a cross between old Chenin and Burgundy.
Here is the answer key for last week's crossword.
Casal Garcia for the win.