Malhadinha Nova

Paulo and Joao Soares, Albernoa, Portugal

Winemaker Paulo and Joao Soares

Region Alentejo

Country Portugal

Soil Type Schist

Main Varieties Aragonez (Tempranillo), Alicante Bouschet, Trincadeira, Antao vaz

Located just outside Albernoa, in the Beja province of Alentejo. The Soares family have invested extraordinary energy into the Malhadinha 'ranch'. It now is establshed as not only a great wine producer, but also luxury boutique hotel and restaurant, award-winning horse stud, and home to some of the region's finest black pigs and DOP Alentejano cattle.