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The Fladgate Partnership

Yeatman Hotel to get 26 additional bedrooms

Porto’s luxury Yeatman Hotel is to gain an extra 26 bedrooms to meet increasing demand for top-end accommodation in the Portuguese city, according to Adrian Bridge.

Thursday, November 10th, 2016 No Comments »

The six leading grapes of Port

Although they are little-known in the wider world of wine, six key grapes make up the majority of Port production – and we look at what they bring to the blend.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Fladgate to build €100m tourist attraction in Porto

Adrian Bridge, CEO of The Fladgate Partnership, is to start work next month on a €100 million visitor attraction called The World of Wine on the southern side of the Douro in Porto.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 1 Comment »

Port should embrace ‘lesser grapes’ to better quality

The Douro should embrace its “lesser” grapes and co-fermentation to produce even greater Vintage Ports, according to David Guimaraens, head winemaker at The Fladgate Partnership.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Croft opens Douro estate to tourists

Croft Port has opened its estate in the Douro Valley to the public having completed work on its new visitor centre at Quinta da Roêda.

Monday, September 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Fonseca releases Guimaraens 2013

The Fladgate Partnership has released a 2013 Fonseca Guimaraens Vintage Port as the brand celebrates its bicentenary this year.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Foot treading improves Port by 2%

Foot-treading Port brings a 2% better result than modern technology, according to Adrian Bridge, CEO at The Fladgate Partnership.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014 1 Comment »

1863 launch follows growing tawny demand

Taylor’s managing director highlighted a growing demand for aged tawny Port at the launch of the house’s 1863 Single Harvest at the London Wine Fair yesterday.

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Fladgate declares 2012 vintage Port trio

The Fladgate Partnership has used the traditional declaration date of St George’s Day to confirm the release of three 2012 vintage Ports.

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Port producers push through big price increases for first time in a decade

Producers in the Douro are dealing with the double impact of surging brandy prices and a declining demand for entry-level Ports.

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 No Comments »

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