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Wednesday 27 July 2016 loc: GB

Quinta do Noval

100-points for 2011 Nacional Port

The 2011 vintage of Quinta do Noval’s ‘Nacional’ has been given 100-points by The Wine Advocate in the latest issue of the journal.

Thursday, March 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Gonzalez Byass UK takes on Tokaji estate

Gonzalez Byass UK is to take on the distribution of Tokaji estate Disznókő after more than ten years with on-trade specialists Champagnes & Châteaux, which is owned by Groupe Thiénot.

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015 No Comments »

Noval declares ‘irresistibly delicious’ 2013

Quinta do Noval has become one of the few Port houses to declare a 2013 vintage Port, although poor weather during harvest means that quantities are limited to just 1,200 cases.

Thursday, May 7th, 2015 No Comments »

Uncorked: Christian Seely

Christian Seely, the port-loving MD of AXA Millésimes, speaks to the drinks business about his biggest vice and why ambition is more important than talent.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Beyond the blog: is fine wine recovering?

Liv-ex has been tracking the ratio of bids to offers for signs of a recovery, and in the week to 21 August recorded it had hit 0.46, the highest since March.

Friday, August 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Quinta do Noval declares 2012 vintage

Port house, Quinta do Noval, has made a late declaration of the 2012 vintage, nearly three months after the traditional date to do so.

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Seely: Brazil a ‘red hot’ market for us

Christian Seely, managing director of Pichon Baron and Quinta do Noval owners AXA Millésimes, has revealed that Brazil is proving a “red hot” market for wine sales.

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Champagne tasting, beer and chocolate matching, bar celebrations and some very special Port have all featured in another fun and busy week in the drinks industry.

Friday, September 20th, 2013 No Comments »

Noval to launch ‘secret’ Nacional ‘04

Quinta do Noval has given the first ever public tasting of its “secret” Nacional 2004 as the Douro estate confirmed a plan to release this rare vintage Port next year.

Monday, September 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Markets respond to ‘stunning’ 2011 Ports

Port producers are reporting significant demand from markets worldwide in the wake of their superlative-fuelled 2011 vintage declarations.

Monday, May 13th, 2013 No Comments »

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