The Winery Estopa in Douro in Duriense

The winery offers 4 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.7.
It is ranked in the top 2742 of the estates of Duriense.
It is located in Douro in the region of Duriense

The Winery Estopa is one of the best wineries to follow in Douro.. It offers 4 wines for sale in of Douro to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Estopa wines

Looking for the best Winery Estopa wines in Douro among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Estopa wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Estopa wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top white wines of Winery Estopa

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Estopa

How Winery Estopa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of shellfish, appetizers and snacks or lean fish such as recipes of quenelles in nantua sauce, beet hummus dip or fish and shrimp curry.

Organoleptic analysis of white wines of Winery Estopa

In the mouth the white wine of Winery Estopa. is a with a nice freshness.

The best vintages in the white wines of Winery Estopa

  • 2015 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2011 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.60/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.40/5

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Estopa.

  • Rabigato
  • Codega de Larinho

Discovering the wine region of Duriense

Duriense is a Portuguese wine region covering the same area as the Douro DOC and the Port wine region. In difference from Douro DOC, Duriense VR is a designation at the lower Vinho Regional (VR) level, which corresponds to table wines with a geographical indication under European Union wine regulations, similar to a French vin de pays region. Thus, it is the simpler or less typical wines of the Douro region that are sold using a Duriense VR label. Before the creation of a separate Duriense VR, the Douro vineyards were Part of the former Transmontano/tras-os-montes">Trás-os-Montes VR, which is now called Transmontano VR and no longer includes the Douro vineyards.

Donzelinho branco is one of the authorized Grape permitted to be blended in the wines of Duriense.

The top pink wines of Winery Estopa

Food and wine pairings with a pink wine of Winery Estopa

How Winery Estopa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef such as recipes of small stuffed fish from nice.

The grape varieties most used in the pink wines of Winery Estopa.

  • Tinta Roriz
  • Tinta Barroca
  • Touriga Franca

Discover the grape variety: Tinta Barroca

Most certainly Portuguese, more precisely in the Douro region where it is very present. It can be found in Spain, Portugal, South Africa, ... almost unknown in France, registered in the Official Catalogue of A2 list varieties.

The top red wines of Winery Estopa

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Estopa

How Winery Estopa wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or lamb such as recipes of slow-cooked fillet of beef, spaghetti with squid ink (italy) or blanquette of lamb.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Estopa

On the nose the red wine of Winery Estopa. often reveals types of flavors of earth, red fruit or black fruit. In the mouth the red wine of Winery Estopa. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Estopa

  • 2014 With an average score of 4.00/5
  • 2012 With an average score of 3.90/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.80/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2007 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.50/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Estopa.

  • Tinta Barroca
  • Touriga Nacional
  • Touriga Franca
  • Tinta Roriz

The word of the wine: Village

Term used in certain regions to identify a particular sector within a larger appellation (Beaujolais, Côtes-du-Rhône).

Discover the grape variety: Touriga nacional

Most certainly Portuguese, not to be confused with the Touriga Franca also of the same origin. In Portugal, where it is widely cultivated, it is used to produce, among other things, the famous red Porto. It is also found in Uzbekistan, Australia, South Africa, Cyprus, Spain, etc... very little known in France, although it is listed in the Official Catalogue of A1 vines.

News about Winery Estopa and wines from the region

Port producer proposes new classification for ‘young harvest’ releases

Albino Jorge Sousa, owner of Port estate Quinta da Boeira, said his proposal for a new classification called ‘Full Body-Young Harvest’ Ports would inject cashflow earlier for Port producers. Jorge Sousa urged the Port sector to ‘wake up’ to meet what he said was growing demand for younger Ports from wine buyers and importers over the past two years. His proposal comes amid wider efforts to help reinvigorate the Port category. This year, Portugal’s Port and Douro Wine Institute, the I ...

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Port producer proposes new classification for ‘young harvest’ releases

Albino Jorge Sousa, owner of Port estate Quinta da Boeira, said his proposal for a new classification called ‘Full Body-Young Harvest’ Ports would inject cashflow earlier for Port producers. Jorge Sousa urged the Port sector to ‘wake up’ to meet what he said was growing demand for younger Ports from wine buyers and importers over the past two years. His proposal comes amid wider efforts to help reinvigorate the Port category. This year, Portugal’s Port and Douro Wine Institute, the I ...

The word of the wine: Village

Term used in certain regions to identify a particular sector within a larger appellation (Beaujolais, Côtes-du-Rhône).

Discover other regions and appellation of Duriense