PORT-SIDE ON RIO DUORO
THE world’s oldest demarcated wine region, the terraced Duoro Valley, leads upstream to historic Salamanca in Spain, both UNESCO-designated treasures. JOY DODDS reports. PORTUGAL’S second city, Porto, and the setting-off point for a cruise along the Duoro Valley, of is a feast for the senses - particularly its reds, best sampled in the wine cellars of Cais de Gaia. When a city gives its name to a wine, it’s indicative of the quality produced there.
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