Wine of Alentejo with José de Sousa

It is here, in the center of Reguengos de Monsaraz, that you can visit a unique winery all over the world, where in addition to José de Sousa and José de Sousa Mayor and José de Sousa, are still produced the brands Montado and Ripanço .

Keeping alive a tradition initiated by the Romans, more than 2000 years ago, the wine cellar José de Sousa is equipped with 114 clay amphorae, a method of ancestral fermentation and very rare. In addition to the traditional cellar, below ground level, with amphorae and two wineries to step on, you will also know the modern winery. At the end of the visit they taste 3 red wines produced in the winery (Ripanço, José de Sousa and José de Sousa Mayor)

What to expect from this experience

Adega José de Souza

After the purchase in 1986 of the José de Sousa Rosado Fernandes Agricultural House, of which Monte da Ribeira forms part, José Maria da Fonseca realizes an old dream, which is to be able to produce wine in the Alentejo, in a property loaded with prestige and history (at least since 1878 that wine is produced here) using traditional winemaking techniques.
It is here, in the center of Reguengos de Monsaraz, that you can visit a unique winery all over the world, where in addition to José de Sousa and José de Sousa Mayor and José de Sousa J, are still produced the brands Montado and Ripanço .
Keeping alive a tradition initiated by the Romans, more than 2000 years ago, the wine cellar José de Sousa is equipped with 114 clay amphorae, a method of ancestral fermentation and very rare. In addition to the traditional wine cellar, below ground level, with amphorae and two presses for the step, you will also visit the modern winery with 44 stainless steel tanks and all the necessary technology for the fermentation of reds and whites.

The ideal place to see how they combine innovation and tradition and know more about exceptional wines.
At the end of the visit you will try two red wines produced in the winery (Ripanço, José de Sousa and José de Sousa Mayor)

When booking your first experience with us, you will receive an offer to book anytime!

Enjoy something passionate now! …

 

Photos by © Jerónimo Heitor Coelho.

Additional information

Idioma

English, Portuguese

Program

Beginning of the guided tour of the vineyard

Explanatory visit in the cellar

Wine Tasting José de Sousa

What is included

Guided tour and wine tasting

Conditions

After the reservation request, you will receive up to 24 hours confirmation.

Payment will be completed and debited only when the reservation is confirmed. Do not worry, there will be no debit before.Cancellation is free up to 48 hours before the experience.

After this period will be charged 50% in the 48 hours and 100% in the 24 hours before the start of the experience.

Location

Reguengos de Monsaraz, Portugal

Coordinates: 38.424400, -7.534711

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