About Portuguese Spirits

About Portuguese Spirits
There is a small spirits industry in Portugal that includes examples of different liqueurs (including some cherry liqueurs) as well as brandies. These brandies include several types of aguardiente, from authorized sources as well as numerous bootleggers.

Top Picks for Portugal

Aldeia Velha Vínica Brandy
88 points
Best Buy
Sweet candied fruit with a heady perfume make this a fun but specific use mixer.
88 points $20 Best Buy
Amarguinha Creamy Almond Liqueur
84 points
Cherry and almond in a very creamy base.