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Duero,

river: see DouroDouro
or Duero
, river, c.475 mi (765 km) long, rising in the Sierra de Urbión, N central Spain. It flows W across N Spain, then southwest to form part of the Spanish-Portuguese border before flowing W across N Portugal to the Atlantic Ocean at Pôrto.
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Fernandez is a renowned name in the Ribera del Duero community, since his uncle was the winemaker for Vega Sicilia for 30 years.
Aquino said that Duero, a 'big-time' drug pusher, was nabbed after she was caught selling the illegal drugs to an undercover agent who had acted as a poseur-buyer.
Spain's love affair with small oak barrels can sometimes undo the good that nature bestows on its fruit, so I was delighted to taste a Ribera del Duero in which oak ageing plays little or no part.
Este trabajo constituye la presentacion en sociedad de un 'tipo' de yacimiento prehistorico practicamente desconocido hasta la fecha en el contexto geografico del valle medio del Duero. Los recintos de fosos son lugares caracterizados por la presencia de amplias zanjas circulares concentricas excavadas en el subsuelo y es debido a su naturaleza subterranea que se han ocultado tanto tiempo en la parte sumergida de un iceberg arqueologico que principalmente nos mostraba megalitos o poblados fortificados.
It is necessary to search for new populations of this pteridophyte in Las Arribes del Duero, and it would be wise to establish conservation priorities for it, in view of its scarcity and the different threats these few populations are subject.
Next came the CONDADO DE HAZA CRIANZA, RIBERA DEL DUERO 2006 which is a recent addition to the Fernandez stable with the first commercially available vintage 1994.
For about pounds 25 sample a Emila Pasion from Ribera del Duero to a Beronia dos Madera Rioja, both from the 2009 vintage.
Rueda facilities, with a 46.3% increase, much to the satisfaction of the well-established Ribera del Duero cellars.
Global Banking News-7 June 2010-Spain's Caja Duero, Caja Espana to merge, request EUR525m injection(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk