Wines of Portugal invites you to 50 Great Portuguese Wines, selected by Joshua Greene. This event will showcase the range and diversity of the region’s wines, from the dry reds of Bairrada to the delicious whites from Vinho Verde, and from Tejo and Lisbon regions to the progressive offerings from Alentejo and Douro. Challenge your senses and take part in the Passport Challenge, where you will be able to learn about and taste wines from popular regions in Portugal. Attendees will have the chance to learn a tremendous amount about Portuguese wines!
Joshua Greene has chosen a fabulous line up of 50 Great Portuguese Wines. Don't miss this unique opportunity to meet esteemed Portuguese winemakers and some of the finest sommeliers in the United States as they present this fantastic collection of Portuguese wines.
Take part in our "Challenge Your Senses" competition by gathering stamps on a passport, that we will provide, as you explore the different regions in Portugal. We will collect the passports at the end of the tasting, and in return you will receive a free gift from Wines of Portugal.
Delicious hors d'oeuvres will accompany these amazing wines. You will not want to miss out on tasting the best of Portugal!
About Joshua Greene:
Editor and Publisher of Wine & Spirits since 1986, Joshua Greene began drinking wine with meals during a summer in Galicia, Spain, at the age of 13. After graduating from Princeton University in 1981, Greene pursued a career in magazines, focusing on the management of special-interest publications. His work with Wine & Spirits began on a consulting basis, eventually leading to his purchase of the magazine in 1989. In addition to his duties as editor and publisher, Greene serves as the critic for northern California, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, Portugal, Rioja, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. He also writes feature stories and commentary for each issue of the magazine.
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