Barao de Vilar Maynard's Colheita Port, Portugal 2003
The Van Zeller's connection to the wine business dates back to the 17th Century, according to records the family ancestors were the biggest wine traders registered at that time and are the first known members of an uninterrupted fourteen consecutive generations devoted to Port and Douro wines to date.
Barao de Vilar was founded by Fernando Van Zeller after selling legendary Qta do Noval in 1993; Wine Maker Alvaro Van Zeller began his career at Quinta do Noval unquestionally bringing Noval's magic to this "new" project.
"Balanced, fresh and aromatic, with lovely ripe fruit and rich, powerful tannins"
Wine Spectator on 2003 Vintage