The passion for the vineyard.
It all started in 1974.
Alvarinho Dona Paterna was born from one of the first continuous vineyards in Melgaço, the result of nature and the know-how of Carlos Codesso.
«It’s been around 50 years, motivated by passion and the desire to know and do more and better. In fact, it was my adventurous spirit that led me to bet on brandies when no one else had», said Carlos Codesso.
The story that built the name
Light and refreshing, pale pink in color and in a more elegant bottle. This is how Rosé Dona Paterna presents itself, an excellent companion to
The Melgaço wine brand Dona Paterna was awarded two silver medals in the fifth edition of the Sommeliers Choice Awards, in San Francisco, USA. The
Bagaceira Velhíssima from Alvarinho Dona Paterna was awared the diploma of honor, in the category Vinho Verde Brandy, in the contest “The Best Greens 2023”,