The Family

We are the new generation of a traditional Portuguese family that has always nourished a great passion for Dão – their origin. Read more

The Vineyard

The vineyards at Quinta do Cruzeiro are delicately treated in conformity with sustainable agricultural practices; organic farming consistent with my personal values and the heritage from past generations. Read more

The Philosophy

Our mission is to nourish the passion for Dão wines throughout the World in a way that is both differentiating and innovative and in perfect harmony with nature. Read more

The Cellar

Quinta do Cruzeiro cellar began construction of its granite walls in 1950 and continued throughout the different Melo generations, and finalized by my grandfather who, taking advantage of the sloping terrain, worked with the force of gravity. Read more