DUO Red 2018 by Quinta dos Vales Awarded Grande Ouro Medal at Concurso Cidades do Vinho – Portugal 2024

Quinta dos Vales is proud to announce that its DUO Red 2018 has been awarded the prestigious Grande Ouro Medal at the Concurso Cidades do Vinho. This accolade reaffirms the wine’s excellence and the winery’s dedication to producing top-tier Portuguese wines.

The Concurso Cidades do Vinho – Portugal is one of the most esteemed wine competitions in the country, attracting a panel of distinguished judges and an array of entries from across Portugal’s diverse wine regions. The Grande Ouro Medal is a testament to the superior quality and craftsmanship embodied in the DUO Red 2018.

DUO Red 2018 is a masterful blend that showcases the richness and complexity of Algarve’s terroir. The wine combines the best of two typically Portuguese grape varieties – Touriga Nacional and Touriga Franca -New, resulting in a harmonious balance of robust flavours and elegant structure. Its previous editions’ recognition in other competitions has been further validated by this award, highlighting its sustained excellence and appeal among both critics and consumers.

We are deeply honoured to receive this Grande Ouro Medal award for our DUO Red 2018.” said Karl Heinz Stock, owner of Quinta dos Vales. “This recognition is a tribute to the hard work and passion of our team, and it reinforces our commitment to producing wines that reflect the unique character of our region.

Quinta dos Vales has a long-standing reputation for quality and innovation in winemaking. Located in the heart of the Algarve, the estate combines traditional techniques with modern practices to create wines that are both distinctive and reflective of the region’s rich winemaking heritage.

The awarding of the Grande Ouro Medal to DUO Red 2018 underscores Quinta dos Vales’ status as a leading producer in the Portuguese wine industry and serves as an invitation for wine enthusiasts to experience the exceptional quality of their wines.

For more information about Quinta dos Vales and their award-winning wines, please visit www.quintadosvales.pt/