TWELVE times in the Wine Enthusiast list of the TOP 100 BEST BUYS of the YEAR

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logo premios DFJ 2019_12

The PATAMAR Reserva Lisboa red 2015 was selected the #22 TOP BEST BUY OF THE YEAR 2019 in the American magazine Wine Enthusiast.

Mr. José Neiva Correia chief-winemaker and owner of DFJ shared with us: "Our team is proud to once again see his work recognized by Wine Enthusiast, one of the most recognized and prestigious magazines in the world of wine. Since 2006 this is the eleventh time that one of our wines it’s selected to join the exclusive annual list TOP 100 BEST BUYS. This it’s being a key investment for the American market but also follower markets of what’s happening in the USA. Many of our importers, distributors, retailers, sommeliers and consumers follow the Wine Enthusiast Magazine. This award makes us confident in the quality of our work. We expect this wine to offer its consumers as much or more pleasure as given us to produce it."

Our TWELVE TOP BEST BUYS OF THE YEAR

Since 2006 the wines of DFJ VINHOS were selected eleven times to integrate the restricted annual list of the TOP 100 BEST BUYS of Wine Enthusiast.

Here’s these winners, and the rating:

# 62 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2006; GRAND’ARTE Touriga Nacional red 2003 – V.R. Lisboa - 90 points

# 75 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2008; VEGA red 2005 – D.O.C. Douro - 88 points

# 20 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2009; GRAND’ARTE Shiraz red 2007 – V.R. Lisboa - 90 points

# 14 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2010; ALTA CORTE red 2006 – V. R. Lisboa - 89 points

# 9 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2011; GRAND’ARTE Alvarinho white 2010 – V.R. Lisboa - 91 points

# 1 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2012; VEGA red 2009 – D.O.C. Douro - 90 points

# 8 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2014; PORTADA Winemakers Selection red 2011 - V. R. Lisboa - 90 points

# 74 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2015; ALUADO Alicante Bouschet tinto 2014 - V. R. Lisboa - 90 points

# 5 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2016; PAXIS “Bulldog” tinto 2013 - V. R. Lisboa – 90 points

# 39 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2017; GRAND’ARTE Alvarinho white 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 90 points

# 63 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2018; GRAND’ARTE Shiraz red 2014 - V. R. Lisboa – 90 points

# 22 TOP Best Buy Wine of 2019; PATAMAR Reserva red 2015 - V. R. Lisboa – 90 points

 

#1 TOP 100 BEST BUY 2012

We highlight we won the #1 TOP 100 BEST BUY 2012 with the VEGA Douro Red 2009 after the Wine Enthusiast experts have tasted nearly 17,000 wines present in the American market. It was the first time a Portuguese wine appeared to lead this list.

 

WINE ENTHUSIAST 2019 RATINGS and BEST BUYS

Beyond this trophy DFJ WINES received in 2019 more 23 Best Buys and one wine with 90 and another with 92 points.

We share and celebrate this recognition with our representatives and friends, always asking and giving ideas for the DFJ VINHOS team to improve more and more the price / quality of our wines.

Here’s the complete list of ratings and Best Buys of the DFJ VINHOS wines in 2019 in Wine Enthusiast:

  • FRANCOS Grande Escolha red 2015 - V. R. Lisboa – 92pt / RATING

    ESCADA Reserva Touriga Nacional red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 90pt / RATING

    GRAND’ARTE Pinot Noir red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 90pt

    PATAMAR Reserva red 2015 - V. R. Lisboa – 90pt

    PAXIS Bulldog red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 89pt

    VEGA red 2017 – Douro DOC – 88pt

    VEGA red 2016 – Douro DOC – 88pt

    ESCADA Reserva Arinto white 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 88pt

    CORETO white 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 88pt

    PAXIS red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 88pt

    PAXIS Arinto white 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 88pt

    PAXIS “Always on Friday” Pinot Noir red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 88pt

    POINT WEST Cabernet Sauvignon red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 87pt

    ALTA CORTE Caladoc/Tinta Roriz red 2017 - V. R. Lisboa – 87pt

    PORTADA Winemakers Selection red 2017 - V. R. Lisboa - 87 pt

    CASA DO LAGO red 2017 - V. R. Lisboa – 87pt

    SEGADA red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 86pt

    CASA DO LAGO red 2016 - V. R. Lisboa – 86pt

    CASA DO LAGO rose 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 86pt

    FONTE DO BECO Castelão red 2017 – V. R. Península Setúbal – 86pt

    SEGADA red 2017 - V. R. Lisboa – 86pt

    CORETO red 2017 - V. R. Lisboa – 85pt

    SEGADA white 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 85pt

    PAXIS rose 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 85pt

    CASA DO LAGO white 2018 - V. R. Lisboa – 85pt

263 BEST BUYS
We highlight how important has been to DFJ VINHOS and for our partners and consumers the recognition of 263 of our wines receiving the so aimed BEST BUY of Wine Enthusiast.

We received also 3 CELLAR SELECTION, the  #27 ENTHUSIAST 2011 and 3 EDITOR’S CHOICE.


Full list of DFJ VINHOS awards in 2019 (click to download)

Certificate of #22 TOP BEST BUY OF THE YEAR 2019 (click to download)