A port wine company Fonseca, Monteiro & Co was founded in the 18th century postage - Suburb of Vila Nova de Gaia founded by the English. It was then bought by the Portuguese Manuel Pedro Guimarãens in 1822. The company has been run by David Guimarãens, the fifth generation of the family, since 1991. For a long time the company was called Guimarãens Vinhos, in 1988 it was renamed to its current name. The property includes the three Quintas Cruzeiro, Panascal and Santo António with a total of 130 hectares of vineyards, where port wine and other wines are produced. The company's top products include the Vintage Port, the Ruby Reserve Bin 27 and the organically produced Terra Prima. Fonseca-Guimarãens was founded in 1948 by the Multi Taylor's The two houses are managed independently in terms of products and styles. To the company of the same name Fonseca there is no connection in Azãteijo.