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Since Croft’s founding in 1588 it is probably reasonable to think that every possible Porto has been invented but the story of Croft Pink Porto shows otherwise.

In 2005, CEO Adrian Bridge thought that it would be reasonable to make a rosé Porto given that most other wine categories have a rosé variant. Once challenged, his winemaking team used traditional techniques of low skin contact to turn the red grapes into rosé and low temperatures to lengthen the fermentation period to create a delicate style of Porto.


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