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Europe Faces Scorching Heat and Fires
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Europe Faces Scorching Heat and Fires

In wine regions across the continent, spring was dry and summer brought record temperatures…

Oct 31, 2022
Scorching Heat and Wildfires Worry European Winemakers
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Scorching Heat and Wildfires Worry European Winemakers

In wine regions across the continent, spring was dry and summer has brought record …

Jan 27, 2023
Portuguese Wine Company Esporão Looks to Vinho Verde, Buying Quinta do Ameal
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Portuguese Wine Company Esporão Looks to Vinho Verde, Buying Quinta do Ameal

CEO João Roquette, who has expanded to both the Douro and Minho now, believes Vinho Verde …

Sep 26, 2019
Douro Deal: Portugal's Quinta do Noval Buys Neighboring Wine Estate Quinta do Passadouro
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Douro Deal: Portugal's Quinta do Noval Buys Neighboring Wine Estate Quinta do Passadouro

Noval's parent company, AXA Millésimes, gains 89 acres and will keep the estate a separate …

Aug 23, 2019
Portugal's Largest Wine Company Bets Big on White Wine Grape Arinto
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Portugal's Largest Wine Company Bets Big on White Wine Grape Arinto

Sogrape Vinhos has acquired the Quinta da Romeira winery and vineyards, in the Bucelas …

Feb 4, 2019
Change in the Air at Portugal's Niepoort Winery
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Change in the Air at Portugal's Niepoort Winery

After shaking up ownership, Douro trailblazer Dirk Niepoort is changing the winemaking team …

Aug 24, 2018
Portuguese Wine Pioneer Cristiano van Zeller Sells Quinta Vale D. Maria—But Keeps It in the Family
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Portuguese Wine Pioneer Cristiano van Zeller Sells Quinta Vale D. Maria—But Keeps It in the Family

Aveleda, a leading Vinho Verde producer owned by van Zeller's cousins, buys the revered …

Aug 23, 2017
Brazilian Executive Buys Historic Portuguese Wine Estate
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Brazilian Executive Buys Historic Portuguese Wine Estate

Former Bunge CEO Alberto Weisser purchased the 2,000-acre Herdade de Coelheiros estate in …

Dec 14, 2015
Hydroelectric Dam Worries Portuguese Wineries
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Hydroelectric Dam Worries Portuguese Wineries

May 31, 2015