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.
Discover OurAward Winning Wines
Cortém enters several wine contests each year and has won medals at the International Wine Challenge, Mundus Vini and Berliner Wine Trophy.
2016Cortém Pinot Noir
- Tasting notesThis Pinot Noir shows that Cortém is a great terroir for this grape variety as it brings out its classical and well known flavours- To enjoy by itself or with strong cheeses and pasta and meat dishes.
- AgeingAgeing in stainless steel tanks for 3 years, with 3 rackings before bottling. No oak, additives or filtering used, just sulphite in low levels.
2017Cortém Merlot /Cabernet Sauvignon
- Tasting notesIt goes very well with oven-baked fish dishes and well-seasoned 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.