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The Rebirth of Quinta do Noval

The historic Port house displays a sterling track Record under Christian Seely’s 25-year tenure
James Molesworth
Issue: November 15, 2018


At Quinta do Noval, managing director Christian Seely is proving that Port, just as any other great wine, fortified or not, is shaped inexorably by its terroir. By merging tradition with modernity over a 25-year run, he has put this property back among the elite Port producers. It's fitting that Noval would assert itself as a standard-bearer not just for quality Vintage Port but for terroir as well. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth explains.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 16, 2018.

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