Casa Cadaval S.A.

Rua Vasco da Gama, 2125-317 Muge
Telephone +351 243 588-040
Fax +351 243 581-105

This company is co-exhibitor of
CVR Tejo Comissao VitiVinicola Regional do Tejo

Hall map

ProWein 2018 hall map (Hall 10): stand D22

Fairground map

ProWein 2018 fairground map: Hall 10

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Wines (according to cultivable areas)
  • 01.01  Europe
  • 01.01.17  Portugal
  •  Tejo

Our products

Product category: Tejo

Vinha Padre Pedro

Colheita Selecionada Red
Winemaker David Ferreira
Vintage 2013
AOC Regional Tejo
Grape Varieties Trincadeira, Aragonez, Cabernet
Sauvignon, Merlot
Bright garnet colour with purple
reflects. The aroma is rich and
complex with hints of plums, violets
and spice. In the mouth the wine
displays good acidity, elegant tannins
and freshness, with a lingering and
juicy finish.
Climate: Mediterranean
Soil type: sandy of Tejo river
Vineyard area: 25 ha
Pruning system:Bilateral Royat cordon
Average age of vines:15 years
Average yield:6 ton/ha
After total destemming, the grapes
ferments up to 5 to 7 days, in stainless
steel vats at a controlled temperature
26/27ºC, for a smooth extraction.
Part of the wine ages for a few months
in french oak, to enhance the ripeness
of the final blend, giving extra
Alc by vol. 13,5%
Res. Sugars 0,6 g/L
Total Acidity 5,7 g/L
Volatile Acidity 0,5 g/L
pH 3,8

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About us

Company details

The Palace of Muge estate has a secular history, dating back to several years before belong to the family Cadaval. It once was inhabited by Queen Eleanor of Austria (third wife of King Manuel I, sister of the Emperor Carlos V and mother of Infanta Maria), who lived here until 1530, when she married the King of France, Francis I. It is only later, at the beginning of the 17th century, that the property, then owned by the family of the counts of Odemira, came under the domain of the Casa Cadaval, when her daughter, Dona Maria de Faro, Countess of Odemira, married D. Nuno Álvares Pereira de Melo, 5th count of Tentúgal, 4th Marquis of Ferreira and 1st Duke of Cadaval. The Casa Cadaval has today a property totaling approximately of 5400 hectares and is managed, as it was in the 4 consecutive generations before, by a woman, Teresa Schönborn, Countess of Schönborn and Wiesentheid, Chairman of the Board of Directors of this House.

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