I've spent the last two days in Lisbon, visiting Carcavelos and Colares. These are two very small DOCs whose existence is threatened by encroaching conurbation around the city. One of the main purposes of my visit was to research the realities of such a threat for my novel - but I will also be writing up some tasting notes, and doing a more detailed blog about the region. For now, here are a few photos. Click to expand!