Searching Companies for “portugal porto winery”

Aveleda
Winery

Aveleda

Penafiel, Porto, Portugal Penafiel, Porto, Portugal

Aveleda is a name which spans several generations. The first records of the sale of bottled wine date back to 1870, with Manuel Pedro Guedes (1837-1899), known for his strong enterprising spirit and believed to be the founder of the business as we know it today. His work bore fruit and the quality of...
Burmester
Winery

Burmester

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

In 1730, Henry Burmester and John Nash founded Burmester & Nash in London, a cereal trading company. They moved to Vila Nova de Gaia and in 1750 began shipping port wine to the British Isles and the rest of Europe. The family name originates from the German word 'Burgmeester', meaning 'mayor' - as the...
Casa de Oleiros
Winery

Casa de Oleiros

Travanca, Porto, Portugal Travanca, Porto, Portugal

A “Casa de Oleiros” é uma das mais antigas e prestigiadas Quintas enquadradas na designação “Entre Douro e Minho”, mais propriamente no Centro Produtor, por excelência, do Vinho Verde. A sua existência perde-se no decorrer dos anos, pois encontra--se na família há mais de 5 gerações; no entanto já era...
Churchill's
Winery

Churchill's

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

Churchill’s has a unique style that combines the blender’s art with the special characteristics of the terroir. Churchill’s was founded in 1981 by John Graham, making it the first Port Wine Company to be established in 50 years. The Founder wanted to continue his family’s long Port tradition but at...
Fonseca Porto
Winery

Fonseca Porto

Valença do Douro, Viseu, Portugal Valença do Douro, Viseu, Portugal

From the legendary 1840, Fonseca's first Vintage Port release, to the superb declared vintages of the last decade, the house has produced a succession of highly acclaimed wines even in the most adverse moments of history.   James Suckling, in his authoritative book on Vintage Port, put it as follows: ...
Messias
Winery

Messias

Penafiel, Porto, Portugal Penafiel, Porto, Portugal

The company was founded in 1926 by Messiah Baptist, which kept the company management until 1973. The Directors of the Caves Messias is still today, ensured by the descendants of the Messiah family.Since the Messiah foundation has produced and marketed wines from the main regions demarcated: Dao, Bairrada,...
Niepoort
Winery

Niepoort

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

Niepoort's mission is to maintain its position of "niche player", continuing to produce distinctive ports and Douro wines, combining centuries-old tradition with innovation. This combination has come to include throughout our growth wines from two other regions that have contributed to marking out the...
Poças Junior
Winery

Poças Junior

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

It all began in 1918 when on 15 August, a few months before the Armistice, Manoel Domingues Poças Júnior, born in the heart of the Port Wine hustle and bustle, decided to establish his own company. Manoel Poças was 30 years old and he had some experience in this business. With his uncle, he created...
Quinta das Arcas
Winery

Quinta das Arcas

Sobrado, Porto, Portugal Sobrado, Porto, Portugal

Quinta das Arcas was founded on the early eighties by Esteves Monteiro following a deep work of restructuration of the family vineyards initiated a decade before with a strong focus on the land consolidation and the implementation of modern agriculture. After 1985 the company was set up to bottle the...
Real Companhia Velha
Winery

Real Companhia Velha

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

Real Companhia Velha is the oldest and most emblematic wine company in Portugal, having celebrated this year 258 years of existence and uninterrupted activity in the service of Port Wine. History has left us with a record of an incredible story and a glorious past. For the future we hold the desire...
Rui Roboredo Madeira
Winery

Rui Roboredo Madeira

Porto, Porto, Portugal Porto, Porto, Portugal

In one of the most remote areas of the Iberian Peninsula, on the border between the Douro Superior and Beira Alta regions, it was among family that my passion grew for the aromas and smells of this land that shapes our character.
After coming into contact with many cultures of living and making wine,...
Sogrape Vinhos
Winery

Sogrape Vinhos

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

Sogrape Vinhos was born of the will and courage of a group of friends. In the difficult economic and political environment of 1942, they decided to stake everything on the visionary talents of one man. This man had the vision to create and develop an innovative wine company with a difference, one which...
Van Zellers & Co
Winery

Van Zellers & Co

Porto, Porto, Portugal Porto, Porto, Portugal

Van Zellers & Co. was officially established as a Port Wine shipper in 1780, by the first generation of Portuguese van Zellers. One of the earliest larger shippers, it was sold to other wine merchants in the middle of the 19th century. It was reacquired by the van Zeller family in the 1930s, when...
Warre's
Winery

Warre's

Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Portugal

ORIGINS: The firm that became Warre’s was established in 1670. Two Englishmen, William Burgoyne and John Jackson opened offices in northern Portugal as Burgoyne & Jackson - initially a general trading company, exporting wines, olive oil and fruit, as well as importing dried cod and English woollen...
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