Portugal It is not just a country full of beauties that are admired, they even sip until they become part of us. One of its great attractions is that the Portuguese value the riches of their country, and strive to share this pride with the thousands of travelers who came to these lands to surprise us.

The fertile river Douro With the whisper of its fertile waters, it is responsible for the birth of the oldest wine region in the world, in addition to the most captivating green landscapes. On its banks and close to it, there are beautiful vineyards and majestic properties. One of them is the Quinta do Côtto, a huge property of 70 hectares of historic vineyards, mentioned in the first documents recorded in the valley, between the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. The hull of the villa is an old and elegant house that has been renovated over the centuries, and whose first vestiges, which are believed to date even before the founding of the country, can still be admired in the back of the house. property.

 

The strain Back and Loureiro es Teixeiró Sparkling Bruto, a fun bubbly wine, elegant and aromatic.

 

Although for several centuries they specialized in the production of port, Miguel Champalimaud In recent years it has focused on the production of five delicious red, white and rosé wines. The aromas of the mahogany forests are trapped elegantly, after a long and patient aging process with which the red wine is produced Côtto Grande Escolha. Being made only with vintages of exceptional quality, it gives intense aromas, fruity and spicy flavors, accompanied by a fine complexity.

 

 

Taking the name of the property, your red Quinta Do Côtto is the flagship of its annual production from the varietals Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz y Touriga Franca, aged for ten years. Its well structured and balanced body is accompanied by an intense aroma of wild berries and a soft presence of tannins.

Another wine is the product of exceptional vintages but now with the grape Back, is the Teixeiró Grande Escolha. This white wine is aged for six months at low temperature, achieving a pleasant body, with a slight acidity and a delicate taste acquired by its passage in new French oak barrels. Product also of the strain Back is the Teixeiró Branco, in which freshness predominates. The strain Back and Loureiro es Teixeiró Sparkling Bruto, a fun bubbly wine, elegant and aromatic.

Your wine Teixeró Rosé It is of annual production, with the varietals Tint Roriz, known in Spain like the grape Tempranillo, Y Touriga Franca, one of the main grape varieties of wine Port. The characteristics of the grapes plus the production process, make it a jovial wine of a beautiful pink color, fresh, harmonious, with a fun range of red notes, intense aromas and delicate tannins.

The unique personality of its wines, together with the passion and care with which they are created, has managed to capture the Portuguese essence in each bottle. Even after leaving the country, open one of its bottles and get lost in its aroma and flavors, in traveling again but now with memories.

 

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