Quinta do Vale Meão is seen today as one Quinta_do_Vale_Meo.jpegof the Douro’s finest wineries. It is a vineyard with a legendary past and a symbol of the respected wine maker D. Antonia Adelaide Ferreira, the celebrated Ferreirinha, who passed away in 1896. Quinta do Vale Meão remains in possession of the Ferreira family and the descendants of D. Antonia Adelaide Ferreira still manage the winery today.
Rarely a vineyard or wine has been so widely talked about as Quinta do Vale Meão 1999. Quinta do ValeMeão harvests have been praised enthusiastically by the Portuguese and international press who have described their wines as exceptional.