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Covela e Tecedeiras em grande afinação - in Revista de Vinhos

2015-12-01
Tecedeiras e Covela em destaque com os novos lançamentos.

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È um facto, o Douro está na moda in

2015-11-13
Esta tendência leva cada vez mais investidores a darem uma nova vida a Quintas como a emblemática Boavista.

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Covela lança brancos e rosé - in Essência do Vinho

2015-03-27
"A Quinta de Covela acaba de lançar no mercado os brancos Avesso e Arinto, bem como a edição 2014 do rosé."

Covela lança vinhos de Verão - in Paixão pelo Vinho

2015-03-24

 Quinta de Covela acaba de lançar no mercado os brancos Avesso e Arinto, bem como a edição 2014 do rosé. Os brancos monocasta são aconselhados para acompanhar saladas, peixe grelhado ou comidas orientais. Quanto ao rosé, que tem por base a casta Touriga Nacional, é proposta para harmonizar com gastronomias leves.

Anthony Smith, produtor de vinhos - in AliveTaste

2015-03-19
I attended a wine tasting dinner some years ago in Lisbon that was one of the most memorable I have taken part in. Entitled "Brancos que fazem esquecer os tintos" (whites that make us forget about reds), it was a formative event for me, cementing my appreciation for white wines which not only have great depth and body but also that benefit from bottle ageing.

Anthony Smith, produtor de vinhos - in AliveTaste

2015-03-06
 Ex-jornalista e atual produtor de vinhos, Anthony Smith é natural de Manchester, Reino Unido. Não vem de uma terra de vinhos, mas sim de cerveja. Em casa, os vinhos que tínham, eram o Sherry preferido da sua avó e o Vinho do Porto que o seu pai guardava para ocasiões especiais.

Vinho Português com sotaque estrangeiro - in Revista de Vinhos

2014-11-03
Muito mais recente, mas com imensa ambição, é o insvestimento da dupla anglo-brasileira Lima Smith - em pouco anos adquiriram, primeiro da região dos Vinhos Verdes a Quinta de Covela, depois, no Douro, a Quinta e a marca Quinta das Tecedeiras e a Quinta da Boavista.

O verde está no ponto - Gula

2014-11-03
Covela Avesso 2013: Da Quinta de Covela, 12,5% de álcool. De cultura biodinâmica, com aroma frutado, suave e elegante. corpo equilibrado e acidez cristalina, final expressivo. 

O Brasileiro, o Britânico e a Quinta de Manoel de Oliveira

2014-11-02
"Marcelo e Tony são os novos “tipos lá no Minho a fazer umas coisas diferentes”. Os dois amigos e empresários compraram a magnífica Covela, antiga propriedade do realizador Manoel de Oliveira, e mais tarde as quintas das Tecedeiras e da Boavista, no Douro."

Especial Vindimas Quinta de Covela - Imperdíveis

2014-10-07
Os Imperdíveis continuam a acompanhar as vindimas de algumas regiões vitivinícolas do País. Esta semana semana visitamos a Quinta de Covela. Um projecto liderado por Tony Smith e Marcelo Lima desde Julho de 2012. 

Quinta da Covela: Reliving The Past

2014-10-01
Quinta da Covela is located in the vinho verde region, between Douro and Minho, and situated in the geological transition between granite and schist, in a south-facing amphitheatre on the river’s right-bank. The estate covers 34 hectares, where 14 are vineyards and the rest woods, kitchen gardens and walled orchards. It was this natural beauty and a passion for wine that led Brazilian Marcelo Lima and Englishman Tony Smith – entrepreneurs, friends and investors – to buy the property in July 2011.

Menos uvas este ano, mas haverá bom vinho - TSF

2014-09-19
O Verão atípico e a instabilidade do tempo ao longo do ano prejudicaram as uvas. A produção é menor, no entanto, a qualidade do vinho pode surpreender.

Viva o vinho verde branco - Notícias Magazine

2014-09-14
Covelha Edição Nacional Avesso Doc Vinhos Verdes branco 2013 - Vinho de perfil sofisticado com a melhor expressão da casta Avesso, da sub-regrão de Baião. 

Se as garrafas falassem - in Correio da Manhã

2014-09-07
Quando bebemos um branco ou um tinto da Quinta de Covela (criados em modo biológico), bebemos vinhos que nos contam histórias. E isso, num mundo em que o vinho parece por vezes chapa cinco, faz toda a diferença.  

Covela Escolha branco 2013. Um vinho de cinema - in Laboratório de Sommelier

2014-08-27
 Como o slogan do evento foi “Desafie os seus sentidos. Aprecie o que é único”, aceitei o convite e decidi trazer aqui um vinho que às cegas eu jamais diria ser produzido na fronteira da região do Minho (terra dos Vinhos Verdes) e do Douro (terra dos Vinhos do Porto): Quinta da Covela Escolha Branco 2013.

Covela reborn - in jamie goode's wine blog

2014-08-25
Covela was bought by a Briton (Tony Smith) and a Brazilian (Marcelo Lima) in 2011. Their business venture is known as Lima Smith, with this property plus Boavista and Tecedeiras also in the portfolio, as well as a stake recently acquired in Maison Champy, Burgundy.

Viva os brancos, abaixo os tintos! - in Sol

2014-08-24

Os mariscos requerem bons vinhos brancos ou verdes. Acompanhá-los com cerveja é uma opção, mas perdem muito da sua graça. Com tintos é que nunca. Isso seria um atentado.

Arinto, frescura sem igual - in Revista de Vinhos

2014-08-21

Portugal é um berço de castas. E o Arinto é uma das suas rainha. É uma casta branca, antiga e responde por excelentes vinhos varietais, sem falar nos vinhos de lote que são, digamos...a sua praia.

20 verdes com muitas estrelas - in Visão 7

2014-08-21

Para concluirmos esta breve prova de vinhos varietais dois brancos da Quinta de Covela, situada em Baião, junto ao rio Douro, na fronteira entre as duas regiões vitivinícolas, a dos Vinhos Verdes e a do Douro/Vinho do Porto. 

Vinhos Covela - in João à mesa

2014-08-18

O que me parece muito bem é a Quinta de Covela e os seus vinhos. Na propriedade juntam-se castas típicas da região do Vinho Verde, nacionais e internacionais.

Rosas de verão - in Revista de Vinhos

2014-08-14

Com o eliminar dos preconceitos contra os vinhos rosés, os produtores apostaram e os vinhos melhoraram muito. Veio a moda, foi-se, e o que restou foi uma gama de vinhos muito interessantes, cada vez melhores, mais equilibrados, mais delibados, mais ambiciosos. Recentemente, um novo salto de qualidade. Os rosés portugueses seduzem.

Covela no café Lisboa - in Magna Casta

2014-08-13

Foi num ambiente descontraído que o bem-disposto Tony Smith começou a apresentar os lançamentos da Covela para este Verão.

Lima Smith investe na Borgonha - in Essência do Vinho

2014-08-08

A Lima Smith, que produz vinhos em três quintas situadas nas margens do rio Douro -Covela, Boavista e Tecedeiras -, expandiu o negócio para a Borgonha. 

O que a vida da videira diz do vinho - in Paladares

2014-08-06

Tintos, brancos e espumantes biodinâmicos,orgânicos e naturais estão ganhando importância no cenário brasileiro.

Brasileiro fica sócio de vinícola na Borgonha - in Paladar

2014-07-24

A empresa Lima Smith Lda.,comandada pelo brasileiro Marcelo Lima e pelo britânico Tony Smith (que vivia no Brasil), se tornou sócia da tradicional vinícola borgonhesa Maison Champy. 

New Covela’s Arinto has scored 92 points in Wine & Spirits - in Reserva Recomendada

2014-07-23

Covela’s Vinho Verde – Edição Nacional Arinto 2013- scored 92 points in the latest edition of Wine & Spirits- American magazine with international recognition in the wine sector.

Produtores de vinho nas margens do rio Douro expandem negócio para Borgonha - in A Verdade

2014-07-21

"Nós temos uma paixão pelo melhor no vinho e, depois de termos sido premiados pelo nosso trabalho em Covela, com a prestigiada distinção Viticultura 2013, direccionamo-nos para a França e para a Borgonha. Estamos honrados em fazer parte da Maison Champy", refere Marcelo Lima.

Lima Smith adquire posição em casa histórica da Borgonha - in Revista de Vinhos

2014-07-21

Depois da histórica Quinta da Boavista e da exploração da Quinta das Tecedeiras, a Lima Smith acaba de entrar no capital da Champy, a mais antiga casa de vinhos da Borgonha.

Lima Smith (Quinta da Covela) entra no mercado francês da Borgonha - in Mais Norte

2014-07-21
A Lima Smith Lda, que produz vinhos em três quintas emblemáticas situadas nas margens do rio Douro, no Norte de Portugal - Covela, Boavista e Tecedeiras -, expandiu o negócio para a Borgonha.  

Covela entra para o topo do campeonato francês - in Fugas

2014-07-19

Depois da histórica Quinta da Boavista e da exploração da Quinta das Tecedeiras, a Lima Smith acaba de entrar no capital da Champy, a mais antiga casa de vinhos da Borgonha.

Quinta da Covela está de volta! - in blogue Papo de vinho

2014-07-10

A Covela era talvez a primeira propriedade a produzir vinhos biodinâmicos em Portugal. Faliu e acabou comprada pelo brasileiro Marcelo Lima e o inglês Tony Smith. Os vinhos chegam ao Brasil dessa vez pela importadora Magnum. Provei os 5 vinhos da vinícola e comprovei que a Covela voltou com a mesma qualidade que consagrou a quinta como produtora de grandes brancos portugueses.

Entre Douro e Minho, terras do Avesso - in Revista de Vinhos

2014-07-01

Avesso de nome é também avesso de carácter. Difícil de cultivar e de vinificar, esta casta branca passa por ser um dos grandes trunfos da viticultura minhota. E, como é avesso, precisa de condições especiais para brilhar...


Green light to Minho – In Revista de Vinhos

2014-06-30

The year of 2013 was not generous, but Vinhos Verdes were not affected.



The return of Covela - in Paladares

2014-06-24

As the "blonde girl" one of the best tales of Eça de Queirós, Quinta de Covela has many singularities.


Novelties of Covela - in Divino Guia

2014-06-18

Lima & Smith owner of the brand Quinta da Covela bring the news with a Vinho Verde the Edição Nacional Arinto and the magnificent Touriga Nacional Rosé.

Quinta de Covela - in Jornal de Viagens

2014-06-17

Tasting good wines is also a motive to a gorgeous ride between Douro and Minho.


What will be the next novelty of Covela? - in Revista Menu

2014-06-13

The English Tony Smith and the Brazilian Marcelo Lima should announce the purchase of another winery in their portfolio. Friends since Smith worked as a journalist in Brazil,
as a foreign correspondent, both launched in the wine world in 2011, with the purchase of Quinta da Covela in the Minho region, northern of Portugal.


Lima Smith studies new projects in Douro - in Diário Económico

2014-06-09

Lima Smith studies new projects in Douro  after a 10 million investment.


Covela at the proscenium arch - in Wine Magazine

2014-05-31

The place chosen for the presentation of new Covela wines was the theater S. Carlos in Lisbon.


Covela launch new crops for summer - in I online

2014-05-05

News arrived this summer from Covela. Two white, avesso and arinto (this a novelty), Touriga National rosé and the top of range Escolha.


The Douro Verde - in Blend

2014-04-28
A look over Douro Verde -  in Blend blog.


Get your mouth ready for Covela Escolha Branco- in Wine Lover's Journal

2014-04-24

Highlight for Covela Escolha Branco in Wine Lover blog's Journal"

Covela launches new wines to market - in Descla

2014-04-16

After the success of the Edição Nacional 100 por cento Avesso, Quinta de Covela, situated on the left bank of the Douro River, in Baião, launch once more a new green wine and a light salmon Rosé

 

Discovery taste: Vinho Verde (Quinta de Covela) - in Harpers

2014-03-15
The Vinho Verde and Quinta de Covela featured in the December issue of British magazine Harpers.

Covela's organic Escolha Branco Wins Mundus Vini Gold Medal

2014-01-22

Covela Escolha Branco 2012 won a gold medal in the 2013 Mundus Vini Concours for organic wines, Biofach. Held in Germany, Biofach is one of the most important European competitions for organic wines and  attracts competitors from wine-producing regions from all over the world.

Discovery taste: Vinho Verde (Quinta de Covela) - in Harpers

2013-12-01
The Vinho Verde and Quinta de Covela featured in the December issue of British magazine Harpers.

Creating Vinho Verde at Quinta de Covela - in Cheap Wine Ratings.com

2013-12-01
‘The New Kid on the Block’ is the way how Tim Lemke describes Tony Smith’s adventure in the world of wines in Portugal.

A Douro Valley Tour from Porto Upstream to the Upper Douro Region, Portugal - in Schille Wine Blog

2013-11-26
A German perspective about Quinta de Covela after a press trip of wine blogger to Douro.

Quinta de Covela: an exciting re-birth & an exciting new single estate single varietal Vinho Verde - in The Wine Detective

2013-11-25
Read the exciting way how Sarah Ahmed describe Covela's Edição nacional white 2012. 

Project to restore a 'quinta' in Baião (Quinta de Covela) is a 'case study' for architecture - in RTP

2013-11-24
A reportage by Portuguese public television RTP: Project to restore a 'quinta' in Baião town is a 'case study' for architecture.

Covela’s white wines sell out; new reds ahead - in I Online

2013-11-01

Half a year after launch, the first Covela wines of the new generation - one vinho verde and one white cuvée - have already sold out. Marcelo Lima and Tony Smith, the two foreign investors who bought Quinta de Covela in 2011, are preparing now the launch of the 2013 Covela Escolha Tinto, an unoaked red blend of Touriga Nacional, Cabernet Franc and Merlot - just in time for Christmas. Cheers!

Almost ruined after the crisis, Covela is reborn - in Valor Econômico

2013-10-31
Valor Econômico, Brazil's most important daily business newspaper, yesterday published a report, signed by influential wine critic Jorge Lucki, about Lima Smith's investments in the Douro and its future in the wine segment. Soon the company will have in its portfolio a range of ultra-premium red wines, made from grapes of the 10 ha of old vineyards, some of them more than 100 years old, at Quinta da Boavista.

Lima Smith: 'New Blood in Douro' - in Revista

2013-10-26
Lima Smith: 'New Blood in Douro'.

'We want to invest in top quality wines' - in Jornal de Notícias

2013-10-26
Wine is increasingly attracting foreign investors to the Douro Region.
'We want to invest in top quality wines', says Tony Smith.

Revolution at Quinta de Covela - in Wish

2013-10-01
'Revolution at Covela' is the title of this article at the Brazilian magazine Wish.

Vinho Verde is a great gastronomic match! - in Fugas

2013-09-28
Covela Edição Nacional 2012 selected to pair with the “delicate ‘set sushi’ from Shis restaurant, prepared by Chef António José Vieira”.

This was, according to the author of the article, the best pairing of the night!

Covela brings top models and fashion magazine editors to the Douro - in Douro Hoje

2013-08-14
Four Portuguese top models with international careers gave lustre to Baião Fashion Night 2013, sponsored by Covela.
For Tony Smith, Covela’s collaboration is a way of saying thank you to the town that has been so receptive since he and Marcelo Lima first invested in Covela in 2011.

Covela brings top models and fashion magazine editors to Douro - in Jornal do Douro

2013-08-14
“There are enough fashion event in the big cities, but we still need to get out of those urban areas and reach more types of public across the country”, said José Santana, chief editor of GQ Portugal, the country's preeminent men's fashion magazine.

Foreigners Raise Interest in Douro - in Weekend, Jornal de Negócios

2013-08-09
Two foreign investors first bought Quinta de Covela. Then they acquired the iconic Quinta da Boavista, and then this last week the Douro brand - Quinta das Tecedeiras. This is all causing quite a buzz in the region. and that's good news.

Foreign investors buy douro vineyards from Sogrape and Dão Sul - in Diário Económico

2013-08-09
Brazilian, Marcelo Lima, and Briton, Tony Smith have just reinforced their presence in the Portuguese wine business with the addition of two Douro estates to their portfolio: Quinta da Boavista and Quinta das Tecedeiras.

Lima Smith Lda. now also with Quinta das Tecedeiras - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-08-01
After buying two estates – Covela (Vinhos Verdes) and Boavista (Douro) – Marcelo Lima and Tony Smith taken over the Quinta das Tecedeiras brand from Global Wine/Dão Sul group.
“We hope to be able to repeat what we’ve done at Covela – that is to showcase the estate's specific characteristics and the quality of its grapes and wines”, says Tony Smith.

Grilled fish: how to do it? - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-08-01
Featuring Covela Escolha white 2012 as a good wine to pair with grilled fish this summer.

The rebirth of Quinta de Covela - in O Enófilo Principiante

2013-07-09
Covela has started afresh. The British journalist Tony Smith and the Brazilian investor Marcelo Lima are responsible for the rebirth of the property that once belonged to the Portuguese film director Manoel de Oliveira and that, in the meantime, had almost disappeared from the Portuguese wine landscape.

Smith Lima buys Quinta da Boavista - in Jornal de Notícias

2013-07-08
Tony Smith hopes to sell half the wine production from both farms in Portugal. All the rest should be distributed iabroad, with the main export markets being Brazil, United States, Germany, and in the future, the UK.

Tony Smith shows on the SIC channel the iconic Quinta da Boavista - in SIC TV

2013-07-06
Covela heads upriver with the purchase of a new vineyard in the heart of the Douro Demarcated Region.
Tony Smith, partner of the Brazilian investor Marcelo Lima, shows on the SIC channel the iconic Quinta da Boavista.

Sogrape sells Quinta da Boavista to the owners of Covela - in Fugas

2013-07-06
The Douro now has a brand new wine producer, Smith Lima (created by the Brazilian Marcelo Lima and the Briton Tony Smith) a partnership that, after the recuperation of Quinta de Covela and the relaunch of its wines, can now fulfil the dream of producing wines in the D.O.C. Douro region.

Quinta de Covela acquires Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape - in IVV

2013-07-03
Quinta de Covela, owned by Marcelo Lima and Tony Smith, has acquired Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape.
The investors’ strategy is to expand their portfolio of high quality wines.

New Covela’s owners buy Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape - in Essência do Vinho

2013-07-03
Located on the right bank of the Douro, close to the town of Pinhão, Quinta da Boavista is known for its 40 hectares of high-quality vines, where you can find most of the Douro's traditional grape varieties, such as Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Tinta Barroca, Tinta Roriz, Tinto Cão, among others.

Covela heads upriver with the purchase of a new estate in the Douro Demarcated Region - in Jornal I

2013-07-03
“At Quinta de Covela we already have the opportunity to produce wines of exceptional quality with the D.O.C. of Vinho Verde and Regional Minho, so what we were looking for was a second vineyard in the Douro D.O.C. that would be a perfect complement, particularly to produce top-quality red wines. The final choice was Quinta da Boavista,” says the Brazilian investor Marcelo Lima

Smith Lima in latest acquisition: buys Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape - in Enovitis Oleavitis

2013-07-02
Located on the right bank of the Douro, close to the town of Pinhão, Quinta da Boavista is located inside Douro Demarcated Wine Region and it is known for its 40 hectares of top-quality vines.

Smith Lima buys the iconic Quinta da Boavista - in Tribuna Douro

2013-07-02
‘Besides the terraces, some of the highest in the Douro, Boavista also has nine hectares of century-old vines, which impressed us. We believe we will be able to produce wines of the very highest quality here’, says Marcelo Lima.

Smith Lima in latest acquisition: buys Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape - in Hipersuper

2013-07-01
Following their first investment in Quinta de Covela, Smith Lima - the partnership of Marcelo Lima and Tony Smith have now trained their sights on the Douro Demarcated Region and have acquired Quinta da Boavista from Sogrape.

Quinta de Covela - in Paixão pelo Vinho

2013-07-01
Dreams and passion returned to Quinta de Covela

Over 40 Verdes - Fruity, Vibrant, Fresh - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-07-01
In a tasting of over 40 wines, the average quality was extremely high and the variety of origins and grapes showed us wines of seduciton, precision and serenity. Now that Summer has arrived, we have at our disposal an excellent range of Vinhos Verdes for all occasions and, even better, at accessible prices. Try them out.

Covela Edição Nacional - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-07-01
Made from Avesso. Very elegant with discreet citrus notes, complex and well structured with a light peppery touch. Textured on the palette, with well.integrated acidity, harmonious with a suave and expressive finish with discreet hints of bitterness.

A toast to the good life - in Casa Vogue Brasil

2013-07-01
The estate, located in a peaceful Portuguese village, reflects the character of the great wines produced here; a heady mixture of exuberant nature, centuries-old buildings and modern architecture with top-level design.

Smith Lima buys the iconic Quinta da Boavista - in Jornal de Vinhos

2013-06-29
Following their first investment at Quinta de Covela, Marcelo Lima and Tony Smith have now trained their sights on the Douro Demarcated Region and bought Quinta da Boavista, an iconic property forever associated with Baron Joseph James Forrester, the historical figure who played a key role in mapping the Douro.

Covela Edição Nacional 2012 - in Visão Sete

2013-06-20
White wines form the North of Portugal for hot Summer days.

Between Douro and Minho and with a whole lot of class - in Fugas

2013-06-01
It was the passion (and the wallet!) of a Brazilian entrepreneur, Marcelo Lima, and a former foreign correspondent in Portugal, British journalist Tony Smith, who saved Quinta de Covela from the judicial imbroglio it had sunk into.

From Dream to Dream - in Tabu magazine

2013-05-31
Quinta de Covela not only is a place dreams are made of, but was also made in the past from dreams, those of people who loved the place, but ultimately lost it.
And now another dream is emerging there, and is promising to be a firm proposal. The first results are here: two great wines. Try and you will see.

They came from outside attracted by the force of the Douro - in Jornal de Notícias

2013-05-26
Douro Empreendedor Award: Douro, a good region to invest in.

Quinta de Covela starts a new life with a 3M€ investment - in Vida Económica

2013-05-24
Covela wines “have always been seen as boutique wines”; however, Tony Smith says that future growth may depend on expanding the area of vineyards for higher production.

At Anthony Smith's house - in Lux Woman

2013-05-01
At Anthony Smith's house

Dialogues and monologues - in Revista (Expresso)

2013-04-27
“Tip: the connection is very good, the wine is very rounded and and well-structured”, by João Paulo Martins writing about Covela Escolha Branco 2012

Rebirth! - in Epicur

2013-04-01
Quinta de Covela wines will be back very soon.

Rebirth Covela - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-04-01
The charismatic wines of Quinta de Covela are back.

Rebirth Covela - in Revista de Vinhos

2013-04-01
The charismatic wines of Quinta de Covela are back.

Quinta de Covela is back - in Essential Lisboa

2013-04-01
Quinta de Covela, which made its name for producing some of the most interesting Portuguese wines, was reborn after being acquired by two foreign investors: Englishman Tony Smith and Brazilian Marcelo Lima. The Escolha Branco 2012 and the Edição Nacional Branco 2012 are the first wines of this new era, which have now arrived on the market.

In Vino Veritas - in Vogue Portugal

2013-04-01
 In Vino Veritas

Foreign investors invest 4 million Euro in Douro - in Diário Económico

2013-03-26
Foreign investors invest 4 million Euro in Douro.

The rebirth of beautiful Covela - in Fugas

2013-03-16
The rebirth of the beautiful Covela.

Covela: Foreign touch in a Portuguese wine - in Dinheiro Vivo

2013-03-16
Covela: Foreign touch in a Portuguese wine.

Reborn, Quinta de Covela releases its first wines since 2008, and launches its first-ever Vinho Verde, a succulent Avesso - Press release

2013-03-14
Escolha Branco 2012, a Covela classic, is reborn, while with Edição Nacional 2012, the new owners of Covela launch the estate's first-ever Vinho Verde.

Quinta de Covela: this wine has a British and Brasilian touch - in Dinheiro Vivo

2013-03-14
Quinta de Covela: this wine has a British and Brasilian touch.

A Brazilian and a Briton invest 3 million € in Manoel de Oliveira's former estate - in Visão

2013-03-14
A Brazilian and a Briton invest 3 million € in Manoel de Oliveira's former estate.

Wines to pair with calf: Covela Escolha Regional Minho Branco - in Notícias Magazine

2013-03-03
Wines to pair with calf: Covela Escolha Regional Minho Branco.

For each bedroom, a different wine - in Casa Vogue (Brazil)

2013-02-09

“Walking through the hotel corridors and reading the plaques outside each room - instead of numbers, the rooms have names of wines – we get the feeling we are walking through a "best of" of Portuguese wines”, says Anthony Smith, one of the owners of Quinta de Covela, a Yeatman partner.

 

Two foreign investors save Covela - in Jornal de Notícias

2013-02-04
Two foreign investors save Covela.

Quinta de Covela celebrates its first harvest in three years

2012-09-01
For the first time in three years, Quinta de Covela was buzzing with activity around harvest time. The picking of the grapes this year marks the formal first step in the return of the COVELA wines to the Portuguese and international market in 2013.

Covela is a MUST for a fashion shoot - in Must

2012-01-04
Rows of vines, piles of oak barrels and the breath-taking scenario of the Douro river: what a backdrop for a photo shoot!

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