Seven Portuguese wines among “Top 100 Cellar Selections 2015”

American magazine Wine Enthusiast has selected seven Portuguese wines for its “top 100 cellar selections 2015” list, included in the publication’s December edition.

In fact, Quinta do Vale Meão 2012 Vinho Tinto (Douro) was even selected as the magazine’s fourth favourite wine.

The top 50 also included Prats & Symington LDA 2012 Chryseia (Douro) and Herdade de São Miguel 2011 Private Collection (Alentejo), placed 27th and 41st respectively.

Also making the list were Luis Duarte 2012 Rubrica (Alentejo), placed 52th; Quinta dos Murças 2010 Reserva (Douro), coming in 57th; Wine & Soul 2012 Pintas Red Wine (Douro), placed 68th; and finally Quinta da Foz 2011 Grande Reserva (Douro), no 77 on the list.

In October, nine Portuguese wines made Wine Enthusiast’s ‘Top 100 Best Buys of 2015’ – two of them even placing in the top 10 (see Nine Portuguese wines among ‘100 Best Buys of 2015)