Now it’s time to harvest the cereals in order to produce good portuguese bread. At our Family Estate – Torre do Frade we are in the end of the soft wheat cycle, this particular ceral is transformed in flour wich can be used to bake cakes or bread. It is … Read more
This Easter the family grew again. With the appearance of our VIRGO White (70%Arinto, 20% Viognier, 10% Antao Vaz), we completed our Portfolio for the year. This promises to White Alentejo wine lovers, a summer cooler than ever. Happy Easter and continue taste your Life!
The VIRGO Project won the Marketing Award in the category, awarded by the Rural Life Magazine. This award distinguishes the best Marketing Strategy developed by companies linked to the Rural World and the Agricultural sector. Congratulations to us all! And a special THANK YOU to all of you who follow … Read more
Another indicator of quality for us and the Alentejo. The VIRGO 2010 had 17 points in the February issue of WINE magazine. After the 89 points assigned by the team of Robert Parker, this notation confirms the quality of this wine. Let’s keep on the good work!
Anyone in London Town, or know someone in the City, on February 21, Torre do Frade will be presenting their “more than anything” in the annual event of wine from Portugal in Lords Cricket Ground. Who wants to invitations or have questions please contact Diogo Albino – firstname.lastname@example.org
2010 Torre Do Frade Virgo Torre Do Frade A Proprietary Blend Dry Red Table wine from Alentejano, Portugal Source Reviewer Rating Maturity Current (Release) Cost eRobertParker.com #198 Dec 2011 Mark Squires 89 Drink: 2011 – 2019 The 2010 “Virgo” (or “virgin,” referencing purity, it says) is a blend of 42% Aragonez, 27% Trincadeira, 21% Syrah and 10% … Read more
These are the Ten Creations of the label VIRGO , sent by our customers who have passed to the Short List that is available in our Facebook» In early March, we announced the three winners on our Facebook page. In this first contest prizes are: 1 – Three bottles of … Read more
Happy New Year 2012 to all! These next 366 days will be new challenge for ourselves and for our project. The VIRGO World explores all the emotions that a bottle of wine can contain, as the “mood ” of each day in: Fun, Dancing, Conversation Sharp, Laughter, Tears, Joy, Sweetness, … Read more
Because Christmas is being surrounded by those we love, our family, wishes everyone Merry Christmas and all good. Good Tastingd !ze-thumbnail wp-image-1144″ title=”Natal.2011″ src=”http://torredofrade.pt/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Natal.2011-150×100.jpg” alt=”” width=”150″ height=”100″ />