🇵🇹PORTUGALTerras Do Dao


TERRAS DO DAO IG.     DOC.- 2     @Viseu

  • BRANCO= Alvar, Alvarinho, Arinto, Assaraky, Barcelo, Bical, Cercial, Dona Branco, Encruzado, Folgazao, Gouveia, campal, Loureiro, Luzidio, Rabo de Ovelha, Sercialnho, Siria, Talia, Tamara, Viosinho, Vital
    • International Chardonnay, Gewurtztraminer, Pinot Blanco, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanco, Semillion
  • TINTO= Alfrocheiro, Alicante Bouschet, Amaral, Alvarelhao, Azal, Baga, Bastardo, Camarate, Campanario, Castelao, Cidreiro, Coracao de Galo, Cornifesto, Grand Noir, Jaen, Marufo, Monvedro, Moreto, Pilongo, Rufete, Tinto Carvalha, Tinta Francisca, Timtem, Tinto Cao, Touriga Femea, Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacioal, Trincadiera, Vinhao,
    • International Aragonez, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah

GEOGRAPHY Portugal(North-Central), REGION-Terras Do Dao

TOPOGRAPHY Rolling/ Hilly/ Mountainous

  • SLOPES/ Caramulo/ Bucaco Hills(West),  Nave/ Serra da Estrela Mountains(North), +Alt.400mt.- 800mt.
  • On~Dao/ Mondego~Rivers~

SOILS Metamorphic,   Granite, Schist

CLIMATE Continental,   *Summers– Hot, Dry  |   *Winters– Cold, Wet

VITICULTURE Labeled TERRAS DO DAO Referred to Wine Non-Conforming to DOC.

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LAFOES DOC.     @

  • BRANCO= Arinto, Cerceal, Dona Branca, Esgana Cao, Rabo de Ovelha
  • TINTO= Amaral, Jaen
  • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(North-West)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estates/ Producers-

DAO DOC.     @Viseu

  • BRANCO= Arinto, Bical, Cerceal, Encruzado, Rabo de Ovelha, Uva Cao
    • International Malvasia Fina, Verdelho
  • TINTA= Agua Santa, Alfrocheiro Preto(Indigenous), Alvarelhao, Baga, Bastardo, Jean, Rufete(IndigenousAKA=Tinta Pinheira, Tinta Amarela, Tinto Coa, Touriga Nacional, Trincadeira
    • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Jean AKA=Mencia, Tinto Roriz AKA= Tempranillo, Aragonez
  • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, Beiras(Interior), CITIES-Viseu, Mangualde, Nelas
    • Sub-Zones- Alva, Besteiros, Castendo, Serra da Estrela, Silgueiros, Terras de Azurara, Terras de Senhorim
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly/ Mountainous/ Terraces/ Plateau
    • SLOPES/ +Alt. 150mt.-450mt., Protected On All Sides by Mountains.
      • Serra da Nave(North), Serra da Estrelas(South-East), Serra do Caramulo
    • On~Dao~River~Tributary~Mondego~River~
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Schist, Sand, Feldspar, Quartz, Mica
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted, Known For Field Blends.
  • VINICULTURE- Classic Dao Blend– Touriga Nacional, Alfrocheiro, Jean
    • Estates/ Producers- Adega de Penalva, Antonio Madeira, Bella, Bica, Boavista, Cabriz, Caminhos Cruzados, Carvalhais, Casa Americo, Casa de Mouraz, Casa da Passerella, Druida, Falorca, Giesta, Grao Vasco, Kelman, Marias, Mondego, Parras, Pedra Cancela, Perdigao, Pinhancos, Roques, Quinta dos Roques, Quinta das Maias, Sogrape, Vinha Paz
  • BESTEIROS      @Mortagua, Tondela
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO=
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(West)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling
      • On~Dinha/ Pavia~Rivers~Tributary~Dao~River~
    • SOILS– Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • CASTENDO      @Penalva do Castelo
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO=
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(North)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling
      • On~Dinha/ Pavia~Rivers~Tributary~Dao~River~
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • SILGUEIROS      @
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO=
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(North)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling, On~Dao~River~
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • TERRAS De AZURARA      @Mangualde
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO=
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(North-Central)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- Rolling
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-
  • TERRAS De SENHORIM      @Carregal do Sal, Nelas
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO= Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(Central)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- RollingOn~Dao/ Mondego~River~
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers- Kelmann
  • SERRA Da ESTRELA      @Gouveia, Seia
    • BRANCO= Encruzado
    • TINTO= Alfrocheiro, Jaen, Touriga Nacional
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(South-East)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- RollingOn~Mondego~River~
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers- Casa Americo, Casa da Passarella, Quinta das Maias(25ha.)
      • Vineyards- Passarella
  • ALVA      @Oliveira do Hospital, Tabua
    • BRANCO=
    • TINTO=
    • GEOGRAPHY- Portugal, REGION-Terras Do Doa(South)
    • TOPOGRAPHY- RollingOn~Mondego/ Alva~River~
    • SOILS- Metamorphic, Granite, Precambrian Schist
    • CLIMATE- Continental
    • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
      • Estates/ Producers-


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