Check out Portugal’s unique grape varieties

The embassy is serving a taste of the home country at its June 10 national day.

Flickr Photo: Charles Hoffman
Port is a fortified wine, and is mostly enjoyed as a dessert wine.
Asha Hingorani
Published: Wednesday, 06/10/2015 12:00 am EDT

In Portugal, spilled wine or breaking a bottle is said to be good luck and to bring happiness to a household. With Portugal’s many exciting indigenous grape varieties and famous port styles, there may be much spilled wine with your bacalhau, a traditional Portuguese fish dish.

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