• Port and the Douro (Classic Wine Library)

    Authoritative and entertaining, the completely updated third edition of Richard Mayson’s Port and the Douro offers unparalleled insight into the world of port and Douro wines. From the history of the wine trade in Portugal to the present day, this book is rich in information, offering readers the inside story of these magnificent wines, including a great deal of new material on the cultivation of the Douro’s vineyards.An entire chapter is dedicated to vintage port, covering harvests as recent as 2015 and providing information on vintages going back to 1844. All the producers and shippers are included in a comprehensive directory which reflects the structural changes the trade has undergone in recent years, with withdrawal of the multinationals and the sale and amalgamation of a number of famous port firms. Mayson closes by addressing some of the challenges and changes that might affect port and Douro wines in future. A comprehensive study of port and its production, this is an indispensable reference guide to the world’s greatest fortified wine.

    • ASIN: B01MXT4TAC

  • True Douro Set of 2 10oz Port Sippers by True, Clear

    Whether vintage or tawny, Ruby or white, fine Port spends years aging to perfection before it ever reaches your glass. Once there, enjoy it to the fullest with our set of four Douro Port sippers, each incorporating a straw feature that draws from the bottom of the glass and minimizes oxidation as you sit back and savor.

    • Color: Clear
    • Brand: True Decor
    • ASIN: B01N16RJSI
    • UPC: 842094152261

  • A Year in Port

    • ASIN: B01JNKULE2

  • Port & the Douro (Guides to Wines and Top Vineyards)

    The Intelligent Guides to Wines and Top Vineyards focus on classic wine-producing regions. This guide discusses the wines of the Douro,including all styles of Port and dry red wines. The guide is divided into two parts. The first part of the guide discusses the regions, and explains the character and range of the wines.The second part profiles the producers. There are detailed profiles of leading houses, showing how each winemaker interprets the local character, and mini-profiles of other important houses and quintas. Description of each area includes its geography, the grape varieties that are grown, how these relate to the styles of wines that are produced, wines from entry level to icons, currents trends and how styles are evolving. Reference wines are recommended for each type of Port or dry wine.The guide is illustrated with photographs of each area, topological maps to show the terrain, road maps to identify the locations of estates, and information on recent vintages.  Profiles range from dominant houses who may dominate an appellation to small quintas that define the cutting edge. The profiles identify the best of tradition and innovation in the region. Each profile describes the producer's aims for his wines, and the personality and philosophy behind them. Reference w...

    • ASIN: 1976811651

  • True Fabrication 2861 Douro 3 oz Port Sippers (Set of 4), Multicolor

    Whether vintage or tawny, Ruby or white, fine Port spends years aging to perfection before it ever reaches your glass. Once there, enjoy it to the fullest with our set of four Douro Port sippers, each incorporating a straw feature that draws from the bottom of the glass and minimizes oxidation as you sit back and savor.

    • Color: Multicolor
    • Brand: True Fabrication
    • ASIN: B00PS7QPT0
    • UPC: 876718028618

  • 3dRose Danita Delimont - Vineyard - Portugal, Valenca do Douro, port wine grapes at a vineyard - Phone Ring (phr_227846_1)

    Portugal, Valenca do Douro, port wine grapes at a vineyard Phone Ring is an elegant way to add a personal touch to your phone or phone case. This phone ring allows for both flexibility and convenience, offering horizontal and vertical rotations. Features 360° rotating & 180° flipping for a comfortable grip and a perfect viewing angle. Universal compatibility, perfect fit with most smartphones, iPad, and phone cases. The large opening is suitable for both men and woman. With its rotatable kickstand, one is able to enjoy movies, shows, sports, etc. Easily attach the ring to your device or case using the sturdy built-in adhesive. Made of a durable premium zinc alloy.

    • Brand: 3dRose
    • ASIN: B07B84D471

  • Danita Delimont - Vineyard - Portugal, Valenca do Douro, port wine grapes at a vineyard - Light Switch Covers - double toggle switch (lsp_227846_2)

    Portugal, Valenca do Douro, port wine grapes at a vineyard Light Switch Cover is made of durable scratch resistant metal that will not fade, chip or peel. Featuring a high gloss finish, along with matching screws makes this cover the perfect finishing touch.

    • Brand: 3dRose
    • ASIN: B01J2IKVZY

  • Port and the Douro (Faber Books on Wine)

    Mayson recounts the history of this great fortified wine up to the present day, including an assessment of major vintages back to 1896. He examines the physical condition of the region, grape varieties and vineyards with an appraisal of each of the main quintas, providing a directory of individual producers and shippers.

    • Brand: Brand: Faber n Faber
    • ASIN: 0571195229

  • Port and the Douro (Infinite Ideas Classic Wine)

    Port and the Douro is the first title in the Infinite Ideas Classic Wine Library. Written in an authoritative but entertaining manner by port expert Richard Mayson, this completely updated edition offers unparalleled insight into the world of port and Douro wines. From the history of viniculture in Portugal (the grape is thought to have been brought there by the Phoenicians) to the present day, this wonderful book offers the reader the inside story of these magnificent wines. Mayson details the different styles of port, explains how they are made and by which producers. With vintage reports stretching back to 1896, an exploration of viticultural methods and an analysis of the leading quintas, Port and the Douro is an indispensable reference guide to the world’s greatest fortified wine.

    • ASIN: B00BCIO7RG