from the coast
The Quinta's vineyards, dedicated to the production of unique wines, thrive in an exceptional environment, preserving the enormous ecological biodiversity.
Quinta Brejinho da Costa is proud to have an excellent terroir that gives rise to the best eaux-de-vie; 40 hectares of vines; grape harvesting, vinification, distillation and aging, variety by variety; distillation using a traditional boiler; Aging in traditional oak and chestnut barrels; use of 60 to 70% of new wood with each new harvest; without the addition of any external products (woody, sugars, dyes, etc.); bottling to the rhythm of sales.
Quinta do Brejinho da Costa has an oceanic climate, generally mild and humid. Although the climate is influenced and tempered by the nearby Atlantic Ocean, summers can be very hot.
Average winter temperatures range from a low of 0 °C to a high of 11 °C. Summer temperatures range from a low of 15 °C to a high of 35 °C. Despite these averages, temperatures of - 1°C in winter and 42°C in summer.
The average rainfall varies from 0 mm in June/July to 100 mm in October and reaches an annual average of around 650 mm. There can be a 30°C difference between evening/morning and afternoon temperatures in summer. The prevailing winds come from the west of the Atlantic. There are northwesterly breezes in summer, and in early summer, southerly winds can arrive with high temperatures from the African desert.