“Join in our exploration of Port wine, steeped in century old traditions. Oporto (English for Porto), and its sister city, Vila Nova de Gaia across the river, provide the historical perspective before we head up river to the enchanting Douro River Valley. We offer our discerning guests an unrivaled insider’s view” of these historic treasures and an opportunity to gain an incredible wealth of knowledge and tasting experience. With a focus on wine, culture and gourmet culinary experiences, renowned Port experts Mario Ferreira and Roy Hersh will guide you on an unforgettable week long adventure to these exciting ports of call. “[more...->http://fortheloveofport.com/travel.htm]
This is how Roy starts to explain the tours that he and Mario Ferreira are now offering in two of Portugals most famous wine regions. This week, we interviewed Port wine expert [Roy Hersh->http://catavino.net/archives/48/2005/07/20/] about his tours. After talking to him last year, we wanted to follow up and hear a bit about his trips to Porto and the Madeira Islands. Listen as he explains the upcoming preparations for the 250th anniversary of the Port wine regions demarcation and learn how you can be a part of this years harvest. I hope you enjoy the show!
[Roy's website Fortheloveofport.com->http://www.fortheloveofport.com]
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