50 Lots of exclusive experiences
Both the Cuvée 2017 and the Vintage Port 2017 will be sold exclusively at an auction that will be held on 10 October in the Douro Valley. 750 magnums of the Douro Boys Red Wine Cuvée 2017 and 350 magnums of the Douro Boys Vintage Port 2017 will be auctioned by Peter Mansell (Christie’s, London). A total of 50 lots will go under the hammer, including not only the extraordinary blends, but also some rarities from the five quintas, as well as opportunities for experiences with the producers themselves and some special fun moments, such as a game of chess with Dirk Niepoort or a surfing lesson with Miguel Roquette…
It is now possible to register for this unique event!
You can be part of our auction and submit a bid in three different ways, whatever suits you best – by mail, telephone or at the event itself. To start your registration process, please choose the corresponding button and let us know.
Who are the Douro Boys?
Five renowned producers who aim together to promote the Douro Valley as one of the very best wine regions in the world. Today, the Douro Valley and its striking success is strongly linked to the efforts of João Ferreira Álvares Ribeiro, Jorge Roquette, Dirk van der Niepoort, Cristiano van Zeller and Vito Olazabal and their estates:
Quinta do Vallado
Quinta do Crasto
Quinta Vale D. Maria
Quinta do Vale Meấo
Why should you sign up?
Because of the diverse nature of the different lots! They range from a single magnum up to 96 items, along with very special one-on-one experiences with the winegrowers, all around the Douro Valley. Furthermore, these two special wines will only be sold through this auction – so don’t miss out on this unique opportunity.
When and where?
10th of October 2019 @ Six Senses Hotel Douro Valley, Lamego – 90 minutes drive from Porto.
The auction event will begin at 16:00 and will be followed by a dinner featuring rare & exclusive wines.
Options for accommodations
A certain number of hotel rooms have been blocked out with the code ‘Douro Boys’, and will be held until beginning of August:
Book your room and stay tuned: Our catalogue delineating all the different lots and projected prices for the auction will follow soon.
Über die Douro Boys:
Die Douro Boys, eine Gruppe von fünf renommierten Weinproduzenten aus dem Douro Tal (Quinta do Vallado, Quinta do Crasto, Niepoort, Quinta Vale D. Maria und Quinta do Meão), sind seit ihrer Gründung im Jahr 2003 gemeinsam in der Welt unterwegs, um die Besonderheiten der Douro-Weine mit viel Enthusiasmus bekannt zu machen. Die fünf Weingüter führen nicht nur die Qualitätsspitze des Douro an, sondern zählen auch zu den besten und gesuchtesten Weingütern des ganzen Landes Portugal. Weitere Informationen zu den einzelnen Weingütern der Douro Boys finden Sie unter: www.douroboys.com