Douro Valley

Symingtons to build new winery for non-fortified wines

Symington Family Estates has announced it is to build a new winery dedicated to the production of its DOC Douro table wines – and that it should be ready by 2020.

The Proust Q&A: Paul Symington

The Port scion on his signature impatience, beloved boxer Mungo, and the day his grandfather drank Dow's in the trenches with Churchill.

The Douro Valley in pictures

A photographic journey of a weekend in the Douro Valley, taking in boat rides, almond picking, infinity pools and lashings of Port.

Quinta Vale D. Maria ‘merges’ with Aveleda

One of the Douro's leading independent Port producers, Quinta Vale D. Maria, has “merged” with Vinho Verde giant Aveleda it has been announced.

It’s still cool to be hot

September 1st, 2011

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