ESSENCE OF WINE - ESSÊNCIA DO VINHO OPORTO MAIN WINE FEST WITH 22% OF FOREIGN VISITORS
The 11th edition of ESSENCE OF WINE - PORTO recorded a turnout similar to the previous edition, in the order of 23,200 people, with the difference of 22% being foreign, which means an increase of 5% compared to the 2013 international public. Most of the foreign visitors were from Spain, UK and Northern Europe.
THE ESSENCE OF WINE - PORTO: in this 11th edition more than 15,000 bottles were opened over four days, is an organization of the company EV - Essence of Wine, in partnership with the Porto Commercial Association.
TOP TEN 2014
Every year since 2007, WINE-The Essence of Wine elects the "Top 10 Portuguese Wines". The proof, which has the support of ViniPortugal IS always integratED IN THE the program "Essence of Wine - Port", always in the morning before the official opening, in the monumental Palace of Bolsa Arab Hall. iN A pre-screening conducted by the magazine, dozens of wines WERE EVALUATED in a blind tasting by a prestigious international jury - comprising sommeliers, journalists and opinion leaders from various countries - which results in the award of the top eight Portuguese red wine, white wine and the best of the best Vintage Port.