José Maria da Fonseca is the oldest table wine company in Portugal with almost two hundred years of History. It produces still wines, sparkling wines, dessert wines and brandies, from 5 different regions. Some of these are awarded winning wines. It is a family run winery, with traditional farming, combining old techniques with new technology.
Periquita was JMF’s first brand and is renowned for being Portugal's first ever bottled red wine, in 1850. It has acquired widespread popularity over the years in Portugal and considerable brand awareness in export markets such as Sweden, Brazil, the UK, the USA, Canada, Denmark and Norway.