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Red Grape Varieties

Chapter I – Quinta de Cottas’s red grape varieties   Touriga Nacional This is a noble and much appreciated grape variety, being the most famous in Portugal. Their small thick-skinned...

White grape varieties

Chapter I – Quinta de Cottas’s white grape varieties Viosinho Viosinho is only grown in the Douro Douro and Trás-os-Montes regions, where it has been used since the 19th century....

Prowein 2019

Quinta de Cottas is present at Prowein 2019 in Düsseldorf 17 -19 March 2019 The Prowein began in 1994 with 321 exhibitors and approximately 1,500 visitors, having become the main...

2018 harvest

2018 harvest The 2018 growing-season presented once again great difficulties with periods of drought, prolonged rain, localized hail storms, great mildew pressure and the effects of a heat wave. All...