THE ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF OUR COMMITMENT TO QUALITY
At Golddrink we are truly, deeply passionate about the Douro Wine Region. So every day we work hard to share it with customers all over the world, both on quality products and by promoting amazing tourism experiences. So we are proud to see this dedication recognized in the news, and our wines awarded at the greatest wine contests worldwide.
Recent news & awards...
Mundus Vini 2015 Grand Gold30 December 2015
Quinta de Marrocos Ruby Port 2011 won the Grand Gold award at Mundus Vini International Wine Grand Award 2015 edition 'Spring Tasting'. This is one of the largest German wine competitions, attended by more than 8,000 winemakers.Read more
House Port at De Kromme Dissel15 October 2015
Quinta de Marrocos was approved as House Port by the restaurant De Kromme Dissel. Famous for their natural and authentic kitchen it is located in Heelsum, Netherlands, and twice awarded Michelin star in the period 1971 to present.Read more
Quinta de Marrocos at Monocle02 January 2015
Monocle gets out its clipboard and sharpens its pencil to rank the key players in everything from diplomacy to aviation. In the special edition 79, December 2014 / January 2015 ranks the best from soft power to film beds: top nations, hotels and design. Including Quinta de Marrocos.Read more
Mundus Vini 2020 Silver Medal09 March 2020
Quinta de Marrocos Ruby Port 2011 received the Silver Medal at Mundus Vini International Wine Grand Award 2020. This is one of the largest German wine competitions, attended by more than 8,000 winemakers.Read more
Rick Steves mentions our Quinta de Marrocos in Luxury Travel Advisor10 March 2020
Rick Steves, The America`s most respected authority on European Travel, during his last trip to Portugal, when he drove through the lush, green Douro Wine Valley, he did not forget our old family estate and winery ( Quinta de Marrocos ) as one of the most famous in the portuguese culture and tradition, and he wrote in his guidebook "It`s a memorable experience, and the best way to gain an appreciation for this wonderfully drinkable bit of Portuguese culture".Read more
"We did not stay here, we took their wine tasting with lunch. First the place is beautiful. 2nd, it is so authentic and non-commercial. 3rd, the lunch was fantastic; it was the first time we had liked cod. 4th, the wine was so nice. 5th, the explanation was fantastic. 6th the room we ended up seeing was very nice!"
"We were welcomed like old friends and were provided access to the family lounge as well as our comfortable room. It is the graciousness of the family and the hospitality extended by them that made this a truly warm and memorable experience. Breakfast was well above average and the tour and information about port making were bonuses..."
"Cesar and his daughters make the stay at Marrocos a delight: warm welcome, comfortable rooms, very nice breakfast."
"Très bon accueil. Exploitation familiale traditionnelle à visiter. Merci à Susanna pour sa gentillesse et ses explications claires aussi bien a la Quinta que pendant les visites de la journée à Pinhao, Casal de loivos et sur le Douro . Porto et vin excellents à la Quinta de Marrocos."