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Lisbon

LISBON REGION

The Lisbon region, formerly known as Estremadura, is located northwest of Lisbon in an area of ​​about 40 km2. 

The fresh sea breeze turns the windmills in this enchanting mountain region, which comprises part of the west coast and the north of Lisbon. The proximity to the Atlantic Ocean makes it possible to produce wines that are distinguished by their minerality, freshness and complexity.

GRAPE VARIETIES

Arinto, Fernão Pires, Vital and Chardonnay, Touriga Nacional, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Castelão, Touriga Franca.

CLIMATE

The climate is temperate due to the Atlantic influence. Summers are cool and winters mild.

DOC

01: Encostas de Aire
02: Lourinhã
03: Óbidos
04: Torres Vedras
05: Alenquer
06: Arruda
07: Colares
08: Carcavelos
09: Bucelas

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Courtesy of Wines of Portugal