Majestic Alentejo Alicante Bouschet
Rita Andrade Soares and her family purchased the property for Herdade da Malhadinha Nova in 1998 and turned it into a small hotel and spa. Located in Albernôa, south of Beja in the lower Alentejo, it’s a working farm where they raise cattle and black pigs; they also tend olive groves and 86 acres of vines on schist soils, the first vineyards planted in 2001. Luís Duarte of Herdade dos Grous helped the family design the winery and determine what to plant; he continues to consult with Nuno Gonzalez, the winemaker on site.
Wine In-Motion, Newark, NJ
Herdade da Malhadinha Nova 2014 Alentejano Menino António Alicante Bouschet
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