IVDP - Instituto dos Vinhos do Douro e Porto

Port & Douro Wines Seminars

Visit our stand, take part in our seminars and tastings and meet the producers
of the world’s best wines from the oldest demarcated and regulated wine region.

SUNDAY, 13/03/2016:

11:00 AM: Four decades of Port Wine (English)
Experience the full range of Tawny Ports from 4 decades. A guided tasting with Bento Amaral, Head of the Port and Douro Wines Certification Services and Axel Probst – Journalist, Port and Douro Expert.

12:00 AM: Douro Tapas (English)   
A little bit of holiday at lunchtime! The five Douro Boys are coming to visit, and with them come refreshing wines, tasty tapas & amusing stories from the Douro Valley.

13:00 PM: Best of Douro (English)   
Douro’s red wines are no longer an insider’s tip.Bento Amaral, Head of IVDP the Port and Douro Wines Institute Certification Services and Axel Probst – Journalist, expert on Port and Douro wines, will show you the special still wines from the Douro Valley and well and lesser known highlights.

14:00 PM: The World of Sandeman Aged Tawnies and LBV's (English)   
The words “tradition and innovation” encapsulate the spirit of Sandeman. Discover the World’s most highly awarded Aged Tawnies and the fantastic ageing potential of our LBV's through a retrospective tasting.

15:00 PM: Ramos Pinto, 135 years of pioneerism (English)
Founded in 1880, Ramos Pinto’s unique characteristics such as own production, innovation and the continuous technical research, have placed it as a leading House producing high quality Ports and Douro still wines, from the Douro Valley.

15:30 PM: Meininger Seminar Area HALL 13 / D35 Welcome to the World of Port (German)  
Experience the full PORTfolio from a PINK Port to a Vintage Port with all your senses. Guided tasting with Axel Probst – Journalist, Port- and Douro-Expert.

16:00 PM: Quinta do Sagrado VT 2008: An age-worthy wine (English)
A wine with structure and fruit that eight years after the harvest and six years after its bottling hasn’t reached the peak. Still, it’s absolutely ready to be drunk right now.

17:00 PM: Quinta das Lamelas - A vertical tasting (German)
One of the last hidden secrets in the Douro: Quinta las Lamelas. Axel Probst, Journalist, Port- and Douro Expert will lead you into this very special producer and taste their Douro DOC and Ports with you.


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