WHO WE ARE
We are the largest portal of Douro Valley wines online.
We intend to give our customers the best wines of the Douro region from red, white, rosés, moscatel and port wines.
We hope you enjoy, as we enjoy!
Considered the oldest demarcated region in the world, the Douro region has become famous thanks to the production of a fortified wine of unique features - the Port. From 1756, when the Douro region began producing wines of high quality, the landscape was transformed into a beautiful valley carved terraced currently deserves Heritage Site by UNESCO classification.
Over the years, the rugged terrain and steep hills that once seemed impossible to cultivation were modeled by human hand in an impressive staircase covered with vineyards. They are these terraces that make the Douro such a special region and the source of its recognition as a World Heritage Site.
The Douro River and the tributaries that meander through the region and the mountains of Marão and Montemuro, that protect it from the winds, creating ideal conditions for the production of juicy grapes.
Plenty of varieties in the Douro is remarkable, and some of the oldest vines allow to produce wines with a unique structure and complexity. The main grape varieties used in the Douro region include Touriga Franca, Touriga Nacional, Tinta Barroca, Tinto Cão and Tinta Roriz. In addition to the Port wine, the vineyards of the Douro also produce delicious white and red wines.
During the visit to the Douro region can enjoy the process of production of Port wine in one of the numerous open the 5th to the public or take a train ride or boat along the river to admire the magnificent scenery.