Alentejo - the producers
8 Aug 2013 by Tamlyn Currin
For the background to this Alentejo trip, see The Alentejo on a plate . The tasting notes for the wines made by these producers can be found in Julia’s Portuguese marathon – Alentejo . Herdade dos Grous, Albernoa The first wine estate we visited was the huge 730-ha estate of Herdade dos Grous. The long drive, flanked by a manicured lawns and venerable olive trees, heads up to the hotel and restaurant. The estate is over a hundred years old, and has been massively restored in the last 30 years by the hotel group Vila Vita Parc, owned by the German investment company DVAG. They’ve thought of everything, and, in...

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