Gouveio Real

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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Gouveio Real, minor pale-skinned vine variety of which 587 ha/1,449 acres remained in northern Portugal in 2012, mainly in the Douro where it makes full-bodied whites. It is distinct from Gouveio, a Portuguese synonym for the godello of north west Spain.