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Volcano Wine in the Azores; Joe Yogerst; National Geographic

Photo: Tony Arruza

Soon after arriving in the Azores in the 1430s and digging into the rich volcanic soil, Portuguese settlers planted Verdelho wine grapes. Six centuries on, travelers are increasingly exploring the vineyards of the Azores — especially those found on Pico Island, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Source: Volcano Wine in the Azores

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