Quinta da Serralheira / Damasceno Wines

Quinta da Serralheira / Damasceno Wines – this restored winery is located among vineyards that stretch for hundreds of  near the town of Setúbal. The regional classification of its wines/appellation is D.O.C. PALMELA and IG PENÍNSULA DE SETÚBAL. It contains approximately 80 hectares of vineyards planted on sandy soils; about 70% of the production comprises whites based on Chardonnay, Arinto, Verdelho, Fernão Pires and Moscatel Graúdo grapes. The hot climate and cool Atlantic breeze, combined with the red grape varieties Syrah, Touriga Nacional, Castelão and Aragonêz, contribute to the creation of wines with the taste of wild berries and plums. This is what sets the DAMASCENO series of wine apart. In addition, grapes for the NOCTURNO series of wine are harvested at night to maintain their freshness and full potential. The top product is the sweet Muscat DAMASCENO MOSCATEL ROXO D.O.C. Damasceno wines have received several awards and many recommendations at “The International Wine Challenge”.