Taste & ExperienceInnovative Winemaking
Cortém is an organic boutique winery producing several different red wines and “Orange Wines” (white wine fermented on skins), all with unique and interesting flavours.
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Cortém enters several wine contests each year and has won medals at the International Wine Challenge, Mundus Vini and Berliner Wine Trophy.
2016Cabernet Franc Petite Syrah
- Tasting notesA complex and delicious wine which can be enjoyed alone or with any food.
- AgeingAged in stainless steel tanks for 3 years, with 2 shelves before bottling. No oak, no additives or filters used, only low sulphite levels.
2017Cortem Pinot Noir
- Tasting notesA very strong but extremely elegant wine. To enjoy on its own or with cheese, sausage or meat dishes.
- AgeingAged in stainless steel tanks for 3 years. No additives and no filtration.
The vineyards were layed out and planted in Cortém in fields not used for 30 years. The sixteen different grape varieties now growing in the vineyards were sourced from Portugal and France, using them for the blends that Cortém makes.
All the work at Cortém is done by a small team of local people.
growing in CortémOur Grapes
Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier
Touriga Nacional, Touriga Franca, Jaen, Tinto Cao, Syrah, Aragonez, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Tannat, Petit Verdot, Petite Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon.