Small family-run ‘Wine & Soul’ challenging the big port wine houses, great reds and whites as a bonus | Britt on Forbes

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You can find some of Portugal’s best red and white wines in the Douro Valley. A renaissance has taken place in this region in the last few decades, previously only known for port wine. Wine & Soul is one of the pioneers.

When Sandra Tavares and Jorge Borges started Wine & Soul in 2001, their aim was to show the world that the Douro Valley can produce high-quality red wines. Nobody doubts that today. We met Sandra in October 2020 on one of our very few wine tours that autumn.

She told us how it all started.

Read more in Britt’s article on BKWine Magazine, originally published on Forbes: Meet Wine & Soul, excellent red wines and not only Port in the Douro Valley | Britt on Forbes.

A winery along the Douro River
A winery along the Douro River, copyright BKWine Photography
Winding terraces in the vineyard in the Douro
Winding terraces in the vineyard in the Douro, copyright BKWine Photography

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