The first records of the sale of bottled wine date back to 1870, with Manuel Pedro Guedes. His work bore fruit and the quality of the Aveleda wines started to be recognized, as the gold medals won in the international competitions in Berlin (1888) and Paris (1889) attest.
Aveleda is still managed and cared for by the same family and has kept the same family surname since that date: Guedes. The history of the Guedes family has always involved the Quinta da Aveleda estate, which has become a part of the family identity.
Today, the Guedes family still owns 100 percent of the Portugal-based company, always committed to maintaining this family legacy and wine quality that has spanned its generations.
With a definite Atlantic influence, and the luxury of high altitudes ranging, the 205 hectares of vines at Aveleda are at the heart of the Vinho Verde Demarcated Region, where the Loureiro, Fernão Pires, Alvarinho, Arinto and Trajadura grape varieties come from and in the Bairrada region.
With the restructuring of the vines over the last 15 years, Aveleda’s entire wine philosophy was rethought.
In order to continually promote the sustainability of the biodiversity of the vineyard ecosystem, modern and effective techniques were adopted, which have been harmoniously reconciled with the environment and which foster the diversity of the soils, fauna and flora.
Casal Garcia White
Casal Garcia Rosé
Its cherry color suggests this is a very fruity rosé Vinho Verde, marked by fresh hints of strawberry, cherry and fruits of the forest.
Casal Garcia Red
Intense, young and fruity wine, with some floral hints from the Touriga Nacional. On the palate it’s fresh, round and delicate.
Casal Garcia Sparkling White
Very expressive nectar with scents of white flowers, green apples and tropical fruits. The mouth is elegant and delicate, in a perfect harmony of the senses that takes us to its ending, fresh and alive.
Casal Garcia Sparkling Rosé
With scents of red berries, wild strawberries and floral notes, this wine is elegant and intense, and its finish is marked by a vibrant freshness.
Aveleda Vinho Verde
Hints of white pulp fruits, such as apples and pears, come together harmoniously in the mouth, with a persistent fresh feel.
Harmonious wine in which the floral aromas of the Loureiro grape variety are merged to perfection with the tropical notes of the Alvarinho. The result is a complex, elegant wine with a long, persistent after-taste in the mouth.
Fresh hints of orange peel, enveloped in a desirable and sophisticated whole, stand out in this immensely elegant wine.
A fresh, elegant wine, characterized by tropical and citrus notes.
Reserva da Família
The Reserva da Família Bairrada has a light gold color and a soft shine. Result of the proximity of the vines to the Atlantic Ocean, this wine is endowed with exemplary freshness.
Produced according to ancestral habits of the Jewish community, Grinalda Kosher is a young vibrant wine that presents a lime juice color and a clear appearance. Its fruity aroma will thrill from the first sip.