Quinta do Pessegueiro wines

Quinta do Pessegueiro
  • Year: 1991
  • Location: PT, Douro

History

Located on the steep banks of the Douro, in the heart of this valley that gave birth to the best wines of Portugal, Quinta Do Pessegueiro is made up of three plots - Pessegueiro, Teixeira and Afurada - which produce exceptional wines and ports. Founded by Roger Zannier nearly 30 years ago, the winery is located in the heart of the estate and stands out for its extraordinarily modern architecture.All grape varieties on the property are autochthonous.

They are the most adapted to the geology and climate so specific to the region. The predominant varieties are: Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Roriz, and Souzão.

Location

QUINTA DO PESSEGUEIRO

5130-114 Ervedosa do Douro / Portugal

Ownership

Privately owned

Interesting Facts

To produce wines of a unique character, we capitalise to the maximum on the magnificent land of the Upper Douro and maintain the plethora of cultivars, some of which are endemic to this valley. To give their exceptional fruit, the vines must plunge their roots as deep as possible through the cracks of the schist and slate in search of the groundwater table, and find one of the most balanced water supplies.

The varied nature of their lands, the climatic nuances, the diversity of attitudes and exposure of plots contribute to the unrivalled complexity of their wines.

Quinta do Pessegueiro comprises three plots: Pessegueiro, Teixeira, Afurada.

    • 2018
    • 750ml
    • Red
    • 14%
    • Portuguese Red Blends
    • Touriga Nacional, Vinha Velha, Touriga Francesa and Tinta Roriz
    • Quinta do Pessegueiro
    • Douro
    • Portugal
    Vintage
    2018
    Size
    750ml
    Type
    Red
    Alcohol
    14%
    Varietal
    Portuguese Red Blends
    Grapes
    Touriga Nacional, Vinha Velha, Touriga Francesa and Tinta Roriz
    Winery
    Quinta do Pessegueiro
    Region
    Douro
    Country
    Portugal
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