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Aliança Vinhos de Portugal SA
Scope of Certification: DOP Dão, IGP Terras do Dão

Rua do Comércio, 444
3780-908 Sangalhos
Tel: +351 234732000
Fax: +351 234732005
GPS: N40.48931 W8.47162
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It was in 1927 that 11 members led by Domingos Silva and Angelo Neves decided to found, in Sangalhos (Anadia), the Aliança, which now has more than 80 years of life. This started exporting immediately to the Brazil, Africa and Europe and today, more than 50% of its production is intended for export, especially of wines, sparkling wines and brandies, hallmark of the Aliança in Portugal and in about 60 countries where exports. In 2007, José Berardo has acquired the majority of the Aliança capital, passing this to belong to the group, having the designation Bacalhôa. Caves Aliança S.A. changed to Alinaça Vinhos de Portugal S.A., at which time was also a change of the institutional image. The wines of the Aliança, as the Quinta dos Quatro Ventos, Quinta da Garrida,Quinta da Terrugem and Quinta das Baceladas received several national and international awards, having been the company considered in 2005, by the prestigious American magazine, Wine Spectator, one of the 20 best companies of the global industry. The only Iberian Peninsula included in this classification. Recently, heavy investments were made to retrieved and opened facilities in Sangalhos - the Aliança Underground Museum. It’s an exhibition space, which develops along the traditional Aliança Wine Cellars that deals with areas such as archeology, ethnography, mineralogy, palaeontology, tiling and much more.
Quinta da Garrida

Very pale yellow. Intense but delicate aroma with nuances of white soft pulp fruit and toasted oak.
Balanced and with long and intense aftertaste. Good acidity, refined and elegant.

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Quinta da Garrida

Fairly intense ruby colour. Good aromatic structure,where the fruit notes and gifts come together with getting a soft toasted fresh wine and very elegant. Good volume of mouth, tannins very
soft, good persistence and elegant freshness that confer enormous culinary ability.

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Quinta da Garrida

Deep ruby colour. Exuberant in the nose with soft floral nuances and ripe fruits, mastering some toasted wood. Elegant palate with notes of ripe fruit. Full-bodied and with a persistent end inthe mouth.

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Quinta da Garrida Touriga Nacional

Deep garnet colour. Floral and violet notes marked a very ripe red fruits aroma. Smooth toasted nuance of chocolate. Soft attack withfruity notes. Well structured, very elegant,
fresh, pleasant and persistent.

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