Quinta da Alorna

Quinta da Alorna

Once Upon a time…. there was Quinta da Alorna. With almost 300 years of wine production in the Tejo region, this is a reference in Portuguese wines   The story begins in 1723 with the construction of the palace by the hands of D. Pedro…

Discovering Tejo wines and its Fernão Pires

Tejo river goes way beyond the red iron bridge, the Belém tower and the grilled fish in Cacilhas. Tejo is also a great wine region, known by its Fernão Pires white grape   The river is about 1000 km long, of which 275 cross Portugal.…

Companhia das Lezírias

In Companhia das Lezírias, the wine grows among horses and owls   I spent a whole day at Companhia das Lezírias, and it wasn’t enough to see not even half of the 18.000 hectares (roughly 44.500 acres) that make the estate. And since…