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🇵🇹PORTUGALTerras Do Beira


BEIRA ATLANTICO IG.   DOC.-           @

  • WHITE=   |    RED= **Refer to DOC. For Grape Information/ %

GEOGRAPHY Portugal(North-East/ North-Coast), South of Minho(   km.)

  • Sub-Zones/ DOC.’s– Bairrada DOC., Beira interior DOC., Tavora-Varosa DOC., Terras da Beira IG., Terras de Cister DOC.

TOPOGRAPHY “Rolling/ Hilly”

CLIMATEMaritime WithContinental Influences

SOILSMetamorphic“, “Sedimentary

VITICULTURE Appellation For Wine In “BEIRA ATLANTICO” Non-Conforming to a DOC.

VINICULTURE–  SPARKLING…METHOD/ Classico/  Vinho Espumante de Qualidade


BAIRRADA DOC.     @Agueda

  • BRANCO= Bical, Fernao Pires
  • TINTO= Baga, Castello, Rufete, Touriga Nacional
    • International– Cabernet Sauvignan, Merlot, Petit Verdot
  • GEOGRAPHY– Portugal, REGION-Beiras IG.(North)
  • SOILS=Metamorphic”, ”Sedimentary, Limestone, Clay
  • CLIMATE= Maritime
  • VITICULTURE–  +BLEND/ Classic Bairrada(Cercial, Bical)
  • VINICULTUREStill, Sparkling,  Some Use of Chestnut Barrels
    • Estates/ Producers– Bageiras(Sparkling), Calda Bordaleza, Caves San Joao(Nat.Pro.), Colinas de Sao, Filipa Pato, Luis Pato, Niepoort Poeirinho, Sidonio de Sousa

TERRAS De CISTER IG.     @

  • WHITE=   |   RED= **Refer to DOC. For Grape Information
  • GEOGRAPHY– Portugal, REGION-Beiras IG.(      ), BORDERS: Douro(North)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”
  • CLIMATE= Continental,   Summers– Hot, Dry   |   Winters– Cold, Wet
  • VITICULTURE– Appellation for Wine In “TERRAS CISTER” Non-Conforming to DOC.
    • Estates/ Producers

TAVORA-VAROSA DOC.     @

  • BRANCO= Malvasia Fina, Cerceal, Gouveio, Bical, Fernao Pires
  • TINTO= Aragonez, Tinta Barroca, Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacional
  • GEOGRAPHY– Portugal, REGION-Beiras IG.(    ), BORDERS: Douro
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Hilly/ Mountainous”, SLOPES/ +Alt.500mt.-800mt.
    • On~Tavora/ Paiva~Rivers~Tributaries~Douro~River~
  • SOILS=Metamorphic,  Granite, Schist
  • CLIMATE= Continental
  • VINICULTURESPARKLING…METHOD/ Traditional
    • Estates/ Producers– Agricola da Tavora(Co.-Op.), Boa Parte, Casca, Murganheira

TERRAS Da BEIRA IG.     @

  • BRANC=   |   TINTO= **Refer to DOC. For Grape Information
  • GEOGRAPHY– Portugal, REGION-Beiras IG.(     )
    • BORDERS: Spain(East), Duriense IG.(North), Alentejano IG.(South)
  • TOPOGRAPHY– “Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous”
  • SOILS= “Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE= Continental,  Summers– Hot, Dry   |   Winters– Cold, Wet
  • VITICULTURE– Appellation For Wine In “TERRAS Da BEIRA” Non-Conforming to DOC.
    • Estates/ Producers

BEIRA INTERIOR DOC.     @

  • BRANCO= Siria, Arinto, Fonte Cal, Malvasia, Fernoa, Pires
    • International– Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc
  • TINTO= Touriga Nacional, Alfrocheiro, Trincadeira, Touriga Franca, Rufete, Baga
    • International– Cabernet Sauvigon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY– Portugal, REGION-Beiras(East)
    • BORDERS: Spain(East), “Non-Contiguous”
  • VITICULTURE
    • Estates/ Producers– Barao de Figueira, Beyra, Quinta do Cardo, Quinta dos Termos

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