Into the Douro: The past comes alive at Quinta do Romeu

It’s hard to believe that I only ventured out to the famous Douro at the end of my stay in Portugal. Despite spending months living in Porto and having the Douro at my doorstep, I waited for what I thought would be the perfect moment to head east. I must admit that perhaps I was…

The Winemaker: Luis Seabra

Luis Seabra, another Lisbonite living in Porto, is an experienced and exceptional Portuguese winemaker. He studied viticulture at the Universidade de Tras-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), did his masters in winemaking at the Universidade Catolica and has been making wine since 2000. For close to a decade Luis worked as a winemaker for Niepoort at…