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London Tasting Event 2015

With upwards of 20 distinct DOC wine growing regions and more than half a million acres of land currently under vine, Portugal boasts some 250 different grape varieties, many of which are indigenous to the Iberian peninsula. Portuguese wines continue to offer a world of discovery and have never been better matched to the tastes and needs of UK consumers.

WORDS: Anna McNay|PHOTO: ShootLow| 3 March 2015

London Tasting Event 2015

‘This year, the spotlight will be on wines of the Vinho Verde, to which a special section will be dedicated’

THIS THURSDAY (5 March), TASTE PORTUGAL is pleased to be attending the annual WINES OF PORTUGAL London Tasting event, taking place at RHS Lindley Hall. This year, the spotlight will be on wines of the Vinho Verde, to which a special section will be dedicated.

Throughout the day, seminars will take place as follows:
11:00 The Vinho Verde Revolution by Tim Atkin MW
14:40 Food-Friendly Classics for any Restaurant 
14:40 by 
Adam Pawlowski MS
15:40 The Essential Portugal by Charles Metcalfe
16:40 Port Showcase by Paulo Pinto, IVDP

Information will also be available on all aspects of WINE OF PORTUGAL’s strategic UK marketing campaign, covering such events as:
Wine Quest 2015 – with 15 of the UK’s sommelier
• rising stars competing against one another
• Pop-Up Wines of Portugal Bar at London Wine Week
• Buying Trips to Essencia do Vinho
• Generic Necktag Competition for the independent trade
• Trade Promotion Activity in partnership
• with Off Licence News
• Discover a World of Difference Tastings
• with indies and restaurants

For more information, see:
Facebook: We Love Portuguese Wines
Twitter: @VPWine #WPTAT15