Quinta dos Murcas (Esporao)

Region : Douro

Located in the Cima Corgo sub-region, between Peso da Régua and Pinhão, boasting a total area of 156 hectares. Esporao purchased this stunning property in 2008. The vineyards occupy 60 hectares and vary in age, altitude, exposure and all are classified A grade. The Vinhas Velhas (old vine field blend plots) are up to 80 years old and produce incredibly concentrated and elagant wines . The vines are vertically-trained, as well as planted on terraces depending on the steepness of the slopes snd sit at an altitude of 100m – 320m. The 2009 Reserva was listed in the 2014 Enthusiast 100 by Wine Enthusiast.