VALENÇA DO DOURO
5120-493 - TABUAÇO
Fax : 00351254730079
Site : http://www.quintadopego.com
Located in northern Portugal, the Douro River Valley is famous for the cultivation of olives, almonds and particularly grapes for making Port wine. Also, the first-class red wines of the valley have achieved high recognition around the world. The Douro region was established in 1756, being the third oldest demarcated wine region in the world after Tokaj-Hegyalja, in Hungary (1730) and Chianti, in Italy (1716).
Quinta do Pégo is without a doubt one of the most superb vineyards in the Douro River Valley. The scenery from the main terrace, at approximately 138 meters above sea level, is spectacular. According to historical documents, production of wine can be dated back to 1548, and most probably to the Roman occupation. Today, high-qualit...