MONDAY OCTOBER 6, 2008
7:00 - 8:30PM :: $42 BCAE MEMBERS
Augusto Gabriel, National Sales Director of Signature Imports, will lead us through a tasting of 6 different port wines from the famed Douro Valley in Portugal. He'll discuss the various grape varietals used in making Port wine, along with an overview of the history, styles, and climates that make the Douro one of the most important wine regions in the world.
Want to know the difference between Ruby, LBV, and Tawny Port? Ever wonder why Vintage Port is so expensive? Join us for all the answers!!! We'll have a sampling of blue cheese and chocolates to complement your Port tasting experience.
Wines to be Poured:
Quinta de Ventozelo 10 Year Tawny Porto
Quinta de Ventozelo 20 Year Tawny Porto
Pocas Special Reserve Ruby
Quinta de Ventozelo 2000 LBV Porto
Quinta de Ventozelo 2000 Vintage Porto
Quinta de Ventozelo 2003 Vintage Porto
Registration for this tasting event is being handled through BCAE:
- Online Click Here
- Phone Registration: 617.267.4430 Mon. - Fri. 10am to 6pm
Boston Center for Adult Education
5 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02116
MBTA: Green Line to Arlington Station
CAR: Park in Boston Common Garage (between Boston Common and the Public Garden) $11.