Monte da Casteleja

Archives: November 2015

The Wine Detective selected us for Portugal: new finds, new vintages

Posted on

Sarah Ahmed – The Wine Detective, selected us for Portugal: new finds, new vintages; after tasting wines for three days solid in Lisbon, on the first week of November. She writes on her website that our wines (Monte da Casteleja Clássico) are still the most authentic, interesting wines she has encountered from the Algarve.

Read the article at The Wine Detective

Sarah Ahmed also mentioned us on Facebook right after the wine tasting on 3rd of November:

Highlights of this morning’s tasting for Hugh Johnson Pocket Wine – the expected and unexpected – thank you Wines of Portugal. Now lunch!



The Best Road Trip in Portugal

Posted on

Scott and Collette´s visit to Monte da Casteleja was impactful! They had a spectacular day here at the winery and elected us for their Best Road Trip in Portugal on their travel blog.

Portugal is a country known for its incredible food, Fado, and fabulous wines and it is the perfect place for your next road trip.

The pearl of the Algarve, Lagos is the perfect picturesque place to park for a few days on your road trip. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Golden Coast and the fresh seafood served daily.

Not all wine is located in the Douro Valley! Visit Monte Da Casteleja, an incredible organic boutique vineyard, and taste their delectable wines.

Continue reading at

Thanks Scott and Collette for your kind words and testimonial:

Thanks for showing us around your winery. It was a spectacular day for Collette and I. We really loved your wine and your mission to farm organically while being self sustainable. We had such a great time chatting with you while enjoying your great wines.

During our travel we have met some very passionate and impactful people and you are one of the special ones we will remember. Thanks again for everything.