Esporão - Quinta dos Murças

Esporão - Quinta dos Murças

About Esporão - Quinta dos Murças

Situated high above the serene, winding Douro River, Esporão - Quinta dos Murças winery is a scenic treasure. A testimony to the rich and ancient tradition of wine-making in Portugal, this magnificent estate is a breathtaking testament to the union of nature and human endeavour.

The estate stretches impressively over 156 hectares, with its eight distinctive terroirs graced by varying altitudes, sun exposures, and 13 different grape varieties. Since the 17th century, Quinta dos Murças has been producing wines that perfectly synthesise its unique environment, always tending to the vines organically to respect nature and the local biodiversity. Esporão's philosophy is built around a respect for the land, sustainability, a passionate commitment to quality, and a specific sense of place.

Whether showcasing their single varietal wines, their exquisite range of VV47, or their limited edition Assobio collection, Esporão consistently delivers an authentic taste of the Douro Valley. Visitors are welcomed with open arms at the vineyard. They are encouraged to explore the estate, relish in the mesmerising vineyard and panoramic river views, delve into the intricacies of the wine-making process, and, of course, to taste the fruits of such dedicated labour.

Furthermore, the estate boasts beautiful accommodations in its historic manor house. Located directly in the heart of the vineyard, it offers visitors a chance to fully immerse themselves in the Quinta dos Murças experience by staying overnight. Guests can enjoy the comfort and warmth of traditional Portuguese hospitality while immersed in the peace and serenity of the Douro landscape.

In conclusion, Esporão - Quinta dos Murças is much more than just a winery. It's a historical symbol of Portugal's rich viniculture; a testament to the delicate balance that can be struck between man and nature. Its wines represent the unique richness and complexity of the Douro valley terroir; and, unsurprisingly, they have gained well-deserved admiration and recognition worldwide.

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