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Quinta do Noval Declares 2019 Port Vintage

April 23, 2021

Decanter reported that Quinta do Noval has declared three ports from the 2019 vintage, including its famed “Nacional.” As for the extremely small production Nacional, produced from a small parcel […]

The Many Styles of Tawny Port

December 29, 2020

Wine Folly writer Alan Tardi takes a deep dive into the world to Portugal’s Tawny Ports, told exclusively through the lens of Quinta do Noval. Tawny Ports have an undeniable […]

Expert’s choice: Tawny Ports

December 29, 2020

Decanter’s resident Portuguese wine expert. Sarah Ahmed, selects her favorite fortified treasures to be enjoyed this winter. Ahmed expresses, that while vintage port will always be king, colheita (or single-vintage […]

How to Pair (Great) Wine With McDonald’s

October 19, 2020

New York Magazine featured an excerpt of Big Macs & Burgundy, Sommelier and contributing wine writer Vanessa Price’s new book, which includes a mention of Quinta do Noval. The featured […]

Quinta Do Noval 2018 Vintage Port with Christian Seely

June 2, 2020

Christian Seely, managing director of Quinta do Noval for the past 27 years, introduces the 2018 Vintage Port. 

Quinta Do Noval 10 Year Tawny with Christian Seely

May 28, 2020

Christian Seely, managing director of Quinta do Noval for the past 27 years, discusses the 10 Year Tawny. Aging the wine in barrel produces fascinating aromas and tastes of dried […]

Noval BLACK Reserve with Christian Seely

May 28, 2020

Christian Seely, managing director of Quinta do Noval for the past 27 years, discusses the Noval Black. Although the house is known for their legendary vintage ports, this is a […]

Quinta do Noval Ports Make Wine Advocate’s “Best of 2019”

January 22, 2020

Wine Advocate’s Mark Squires releases his “Best of 2019” which features both the 2017 Quinta do Noval Nacional Vintage Port and the 2013 Quinta do Noval Unfiltered LBV Vintage Port. Squires […]

Is Portugal’s 2017 Vintage Port Better than 2016?

December 5, 2019

James Suckling reports on the 2017 Vintage Port, which producers are quickly comparing to the legendary 1945 Vintage. Suckling agrees with the producers, but notes that perhaps the more impressive […]

Last Chance to See: A Nacional Treasure

October 22, 2019

Wine Searcher recently highlighted the renowned port producer Quinta do Noval in a story titled, “Last Chance to See: A Nacional Treasure.”  The feature, as the clever title suggests, details […]

Quinta do Noval “The Film”

August 16, 2019

Images from Quinta do Noval.

Vinous “An Ineluctable Pair: 2017 Vintage Ports”

June 6, 2019

Vinous‘ Neal Martin has published an article titled “An Ineluctable Pair: 2017 Vintage Ports” explaining why so many of the Port houses that declared the 2016 vintage felt it simply […]

Decanter on Quinta do Noval declaring the 2017 port vintage

April 16, 2019

Decanter reveals that Quinta do Noval (and Symington Family Estates) has declared the 2017 port vintage. Quinta do Noval’s Managing Director, Christian Seely commends the vintage stating that “2017 is […]

The vintage stuff is glorious — and pricey. But there are other ways to enjoy port.

December 3, 2018

The Washington Post’s wine columnist, Dave McIntyre, is encouraging readers to experiment with port this season – and specifically to explore alternatives to vintage offerings! He understands that most people […]

What’s the Difference Between Port and Madeira?

December 3, 2018

Lifestyle foodie website Chowhound is trying to demystify the difference between Port and Madeira for consumers, right in time for the abundance of after-dinner holiday drinks that will be ordered. […]

Port 2016: Vintage Report and Top Releases

October 15, 2018

Decanter’s latest article offers a Port 2016 vintage report and a list of top releases featuring Quinta do Noval’s Vintage Port 2016 and Vintage Nacional 2016. Quinta do Noval Vintage […]

“The Rebirth of Quinta do Noval” – Wine Spectator

October 12, 2018

The new issue of Wine Spectator (November 15) features an article titled “The Rebirth of Quinta do Noval,” that explains how Christian Seely returned Quinta do Noval to glory by […]