Header Image

News

O Douro, as vinhas, o terroir, as nossas quintas, o centro de visitas em V. N. de Gaia, o passado, o presente e os projetos e sonhos para o futuro. Tudo isto é abordado…

2018: A year of top wine news

The wine launching that we held this month in Lisbon was very special, as we used the celebration of the centenary of Poças for the launch of top quality DOC Douro wines. Branco da…

Poças 1918. Very Old Tawny Port

In the year of our centenary, we launched a Very Old Tawny Port, a symbolic moment that was a celebration and tribute to the region and to the founder of the company, Manoel Domingues Poças…

9º Festival Porta-Jazz

FESTIVAL PORTA-JAZZ: LOCAL EPICENTER OF AN INTERNATIONAL MOVEMENT Porta-Jazz Festival positions itself as the Portuguese promoter of unique collaborations between jazz musicians. It is the meeting point, in Portugal, for an international movement. From…

New Vintage Releases and Awards

The year of our centenary, 2018, has been a remarkable year for us. A year of many news, some of them very special, and full of awards and distinctions for our wines: Símbolo 2015…

Learn about our Quinta de Vale de cavalos

Located in Numão, a prime winemaking region, all the vineyards are planted with the finest varieties of vines. Quinta de Vale de Cavalos was purchased in 1988 and boasts approximately 51 hectares of land…

New launch: Poças Branco da Ribeira 2017

Our greatest release of the year is the one of the new top-of-the-range Branco da Ribeira 2017, which has been awarded 93 points in its debut from Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate. Critic Mark Squires…

Learn about our Quinta de Santa Bárbara

This quinta, planted with approximately 33 ha of vines and a lovely walled orange grove, produces some of Poças’ finest Vintages and LBV Ports under the Quinta de Santa Bárbara label. The name of…

Lagarada at Quinta das Quartas

Celebrating 100 years opens the door to thinking about new challenges. We refurbished our wine presses at Quinta das Quartas and brought the past to the present.  As a way of celebrating, we invited…

Urban sketchers at the commemoration dinner in the Botanical Garden

A group of Urban Sketchers joined us at the commemoration dinner of our 100th anniversay, in the Botanical Garden. Watch our gallery of photos and the different perspectives and techniques used by these artists!

100th Anniversary dinner gathers customers, friends and producers

As part of a broad programme of commemorative activities taking place throughout 2018, Poças' 100th anniversary dinner gathered more than a hundred customers, suppliers and friends of the company, among them several Douro producers,…

Learn about our Quinta das Quartas

Quinta das Quartas is the Poças winemaking centre. Planted with more than 2.5 ha of vines, this quinta is noted for its immense wine lodge where the firm’s Port Wine is aged. Up 25,000…

New poças visitor center born from the restoration of the old warehouses of the company

Our new visitor center was born from the restoration of the old cellars/warehouses in the headquarters of our company, located in the historical center of Vila Nova de Gaia. The works allowed to extend…

Poças Vintage 2016

The magazine Revista de Vinhos published an article about our Porto Vintage 2016 wines, the year with the largest Vintage declaration ever (63 brands). Our newly released Poças Vintage 2016 has received 18 points…

We celebrated 100 years with our team!

Last Friday we celebrated 100 years with our team! It was thanks to the commitment and dedication of generations of employees that we were able to celebrate our centenary this year. See the pictures…

The 9th International Urban Sketchers Symposium visited Poças’s cellars

From 18 to 21 July, Porto was filled with artists. A group of urban sketchers strolled along, discovered and drew several places in Porto. This Symposium, which visits different cities every year, aims to celebrate…

Launch of the new Poças wines

At the end of June, we hosted a lunch in our visitor centre for the launch of our new wines. In addition to showing our news, it was the chance to showcase our new premises! We…

Concert “Rua das Pretas” has its premiere in the North

After their success in Lisbon, the intimate concerts by Pierre Aderne had their debut in our new visitor centre, in Vila Nova de Gaia.  Rua das Pretas is a musical and wine gathering that…

Poças gives new flavors to afternoons at Mirajazz

Wednesday is for Jazz, Poças! Until late October, lively jazz afternoons also happen on Wednesdays, live from Mirajazz, next to the river Douro, in Porto. The initiative is powered by Poças, in the context of…

Poças, here are the pictures from the concert!

Poças, what a concert! Take a look at our photo gallery of the fantastic Capitão Fausto concert at Capitólio in Lisbon. An exclusive concert that kicked off the celebrations of the 100 years of…

Poças, what a concert!

Poças, what a concert! May 10, 2018 was the date on which Tomás Wallenstein joined the remaining Capitão Fausto for an exclusive concert by Poças. With their unmistakable sound and chords, the band performed…

Capitão Fausto releases new single: Sempre bem

Capitão Fausto returns with “Sempre Bem”, the first single of the album “A Invenção do Dia Claro”. The track was recorded at Red Bull Studios São Paulo in December 2017, by the hand (and…

This is literature, This is Poças!

This is literature, This is Poças. Get to know the story behind Afonso Reis Cabral

This is music, this is Poças. Capitão Fausto!

This is music, this is Poças. Get to know the story behind Capitão Fausto.

It’s been 100 years, Poças!

Poças celebrates 100 years with a programme dedicated to culture. In the year it celebrates its 100th anniversary, Poças will promote a number of initiatives related to art and culture, revealing new talents and…

One Strange Rock: Bordalo II Creates an artwork for National Geographic

Inspired in the new National Geographic series, One Strange Rock, which looks at the history of Planet Earth told by astronauts, the artist Bordalo II challenges his own view of the planet in the creation of an…

Urban art routes in Covilhã

The Municipality of Covilhã offers an Urban Art route.

Urban art gallery of Lisbon

The Municipality of Lisbon, within the scope of the Urban Art Gallery in the city of Lisbon, offers several routes through the city, as well as the identification of the city’s urban art sites.

Newsletter