Quinta da Prelada is situated in a unique area of the World, the Douro valley. The Quinta is located in Vila Seca de Poiares, a few miles from Régua. Established in the beginnings of the 17th century it is owned by the Magalhães e Silva family, wine producers for five generations. It has a total surface area of 60ha, in which the altitude can vary between 250 and 450 metres. The vineyard is in average 30 years old.