Vicente Faria

Vicente Leite de Faria's family story started in the early 19th Century, when Vicente’s ancestors began producing wine in the Douro Valley region in Northern Portugal.  

In 2001 Vicente Faria Vinhos, Lda. was founded, and it has been a story of success since day one.  Starting in the same family vineyard, Vicente Faria Vinhos is now the 7th biggest exporter and produces wine in several regions in Portugal.


Above: Vicente Faria - Winemaker

Vicente Faria Vinhos have two brands which they have built up an enviable reputation for.  Animus and Gloria Reserve.  Both Douro DOC and oozing with the wild character, complexity and finesse that wines from this part of the world pertain.  Both brands have been a huge success woldwide and in 2016 have made thier debut in the UK market.