Port wine used to be sold in austere black bottles with somber labels. Adriano Ramos Pinto, a maverick entrepreneur who entered the port wine trade in 1880, changed all that. He wrapped port wine with sensuous images, elegant packaging, and clever marketing. One of Ramos Pinto’s publicity coups took place in 1922. Two pilots, Gago Coutinho […]

via Celebrating the passage of time at Ramos Pinto — Salt of Portugal

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