Area of vineyards and grape varietiesWe have 60 hectares of vineyards spread throughout the village of Palmela where grapes of the following varieties are produced:
Red GrapesAccount for 90% of the vineyards, being: Castelão (70%), Trincadeira, Aragonez, Syrah, Touriga Nacional, Cabernet Sauvignon, Tinta Miuda, Alicante Bouschet and Moscatel Roxo.
White grapesAccount for 10% of the vineyards, being: Fernão Pires, Avesso, Moscatel de Setúbal, Moscatel Petit Grain, Travadura,Verdelho Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc.
The planting of vines exposure has a very important role. As well as exposure of the vineyards, we have chosen for the white varieties EO guidance to ensure greater freshness in the vineyards and thefor red varieties the NS for better sun exposure and better ripening of the grapes.