Casa Santos Lima
Casa Santos Lima
Casa Santos Lima
Casa Santos Lima
Casa Santos Lima is a family owned company dedicated to the production, bottling and selling of Portuguese wines. The company is present directly or indirectly in the regions of Lisboa, Algarve, Alentejo, Vinho Verde and Douro. This way and from around 400 hectares of vineyards...More
Casa Santos Lima was created to ensure the continuous development of Santos Lima’s wine producing activity created several generations ago. This activity was first started by Joaquim Santos Lima, who, by the turn of 19th century, was already a great producer and exporter of Portuguese wines. Maria João Santos Lima and José Luís Santos Lima Oliveira da Silva, granddaughter and great grandson of the founder, relaunched Casa Santos Lima in 1990, replanting most of the vines, improving agricultural techniques and modernizing all its productive structure.
Casa Santos Lima Winner of the "Prémio Nacional de Agricultura 2016"
Casa Santos Lima distinguished in the category "Companies" (Empresas)
A big day for Casa Santos Lima! We have just won the "Prémio Nacional de Agricultura 2016" in the Category "Empresas"! A great distinction given by the "Banco BPI" and "Cofina" with the goal of promoting, incentivize and award the best examples of Portugese agriculture. To all who work every day to make Casa Santos Lima a major national producer and to all of our Clients which make our growth a reality, a very big thank you!
Colossal Reserva Red 2014 – 91 Points and Smart Buy - Wine Spectator
Red from the Lisbon Region excites the North American magazine tasters
The prestigious North American publication “Wine Spectator” loved the new vintage of our Lisbon red “Colossal Reserva”. It earned 91 points and the “Smart Buy” distinction, only given to wines that offer a great quality/price ratio! Here is the magazine’s tasting review: “Creamy, with plentiful ripe raspberry, red plum and milk chocolate flavours, this medium to full-bodied red is marked by spice and mineral details through the velvety finish. Drink now through 2019”
Diogo Sepúlveda Considered the Best Young Winemaker 2016
Casa Santos Lima’s winemaker with a fantastic distinction in the “Prémios W”
Great news!! Our winemaker Diogo Sepúlveda has just been recognized as the “Best Young Winemaker 2016 Portugal” by the “Prémios W” created by the acclaimed wine journalist and critic, Aníbal Coutinho! An amazing and very much deserved award for someone so young and talented as Diogo who has been giving so much to Casa Santos Lima! This distinction is even more special when we consider the quality of the other young wigmakers that were also nominated for this category: António Maçanita (Maçanita Vinhos); Diogo Campilho (Quinta da Lagoalva); Frederico Vilar Gomes (Companhia das Quintas); Hugo Chaves (Quinta de Lemos); Luís Coelho (Prats & Symington); Luís Leocádio (Quinta do Cardo); Luís Patrão (Herdade dos Coelheiros); Luís Simões (Família Horácio Simões); Nuno Gonzalez (Herdade da Malhadinha).
"CSL Reserva, Red" Clinches Another Gold Medal
Wine from the Lisboa Regiona shines in the prestigious and demanding “International Wine Challenge (Tranche 1) 2017”
Another magnificent medal given to our wine “Casa Santos Lima Reserva, Tinto 2013”! This time it was won in the competition many consider the most challenging and prestigious of the World, the “International Wine Challenge 2017”. Very few wines manage to win a Gold Medal in this competition and it is truly great to be a part of this small elite. Moreover this wine has also won another 3 gold medals and 90 points given by the prestigious North-American publication “Wine Enthusiast”!
“Al-Ria” Shines amongst Wines from the Whole World in Tasting Organized by the Biggest Belgium Newspaper
Wine from the Algarve tops 100 wines with the highest score possible
It is with great honour that we announce that our “Al-Ria, Red 2015” (IGP Algarve) had the highest score amongst 100 wines from the whole world in a tasting promoted by the biggest newspaper in Belgium! This tasting was organized by the “Het Laatste Nieuws” (1 million readers per day) and was published this month in their special wine supplement. The tasting compared the wines selected by the 7 biggest supermarkets chains in Belgium for their respective promotional wine fairs and it ended being our Algarve wine that achieved the ONLY highest score possible of “5 glasses” (scores from 1 to 5 glasses)! This achievement is even greater when we consider that the “Al-Ria” was the red with the lowest price of all the other ones tasted! Once more another serious proof of all the quality and value of Portuguese wines!
The "Lisbon Vineyard Park" was created after the establishment of a protocol between the Municipal Council of the City of Lisbon and Casa Santos Lima, as a part of a strategy of investment and growth of the biodiversity and organization of the city of Lisbon green areas. This park, located right next to the Lisbon's Airport (Aeroporto Humberto Delgado), also has a high pedagogical interest as it serves to promote wine culture in general and the status of Lisbon as an excellent wine producing Region.
In this vineyard, around 2 hectares of Touriga Nacional, Tinta Roriz and Arinto grapes were planted on clay and limestone soils. This a unique space of the capital of Portugal where great soil characteristics and sun exposition conditions are combined, allowing its visitors to have a close experience with the vineyards’ life cycle.
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