Tag Archives: Portugal

Tasting No. 205 – December 10, 2018 – Sparkling Wines

  Capri Ristorante, McLean VA Tasting Overview   The  main objective of this tasting is to compare sparkling wines from different countries and evaluate their pairing with the menu. Type of Tasting: Open Wines presenters: Ruth Connolly These are the wines: Aragosta … Continue reading

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Tasting No. 186 – March 27, 2017 – New Wines from Portugal

      Capri Ristorante, McLean VA 1. Presenters and Participants Wines presenters: Mario Aguilar and Alfonso Sánchez Participants Members: Mario Aguilar, Marcello Averburg, Jorge Claro, Ruth Connolly, Jaime Estupiñán, Jorge Garcia-Garcia, Peter Lapera, Orlando Mason, Italo Mirkow, Jorge Requena, Alfonso … Continue reading

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Tasting No. 174 – February 29, 2016 – Wines from Portugal

  Capri Ristorante, McLean VA 1. Presenters and Participants Wines presenters: Jairo Sanchez, Alfonso Sanchez Participants: Members: Marcello Averburg,  Ruth Connolly, Clarita Estrada, Peter Lapera, Alvaro López, Orlando Mason, Ítalo Mirkow, Jorge Requena , Alfonso Sánchez, Jairo Sánchez, Ricardo Zavaleta, German … Continue reading

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Tasting 152 February 2014: Club Members Assessment of the Portuguese Wines

Tasting 152 February 2014: Club Members Assessment Portuguese Wines  Informe Analitico Degustación # 152:    Vinos Touriga Nacional de Portugal Informe Analitico preparado por Ricardo Zavaleta Degustación Abierta Resumen:          El primer vino tinto fue calificado como Aceptable con … Continue reading

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Tasting 152 – February 24,2014 – Touriga Nacional from Portugal

Tasting 152 – February 24, 2014, 1:00 pm Capri Restaurant, McLean VA                                    Touriga Nacional from Portugal  Contents of this post: 1. Participants, Presenter … Continue reading

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Vinos Portugueses – Portuguese Wine

Vinos Portugueses           Material Selecionado e Preparado por Jairo Sanchez (1) References at the end     Marco de Referencia Portugal, con una larga historia vinculada al vino, se ha caracterizado principalmente por la importancia  del … Continue reading

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Douro: The port makers’ wine

FOOD AND DRINK Douro: The port makers’ wine Portugal’s Douro Valley has recently began producing table wines. POSTED ON FEBRUARY 16, 2012, AT 10:24 AM   The Week Portugal’s Douro Valley “bears close watching,” said Eric Asimov in The New York … Continue reading

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