Discover a new and vibrant Portuguese wine region…
The demarcated Vinho Verde wine region extends across the northwest of Portugal, in the area traditionally known as Entre-Douro-e-Minho. In terms of geographical area, it is the largest Portuguese demarcated region, and one of the largest in Europe.
Exclusively produced in the demarcated region of Vinho Verde those wines are only produced from the indigenous grape varieties of the region, preserving its typicity of aromas and flavors as unique in the world of wine.
In the region you can find wines produced from carefully selected blends of grape varieties or a single from a single grape variety, the offerings of the region are diverse… and you can also find sparkling wines and spirits.
The wines have a vibrant freshness, elegance, lightness and aromatic and flavorful expressions, especially fruity and floral notes.
During this wine adventure you will discover one of the most important and awarded wine producers located in the Sousa sub-region where the climate is mild, the temperature amplitudes are low, as is the number of days of extreme heat during the summer.
During this full-day, you can discover Quinta da Aveleda, one of the most important wine producers, visit the beautiful house, gardens, learn about their production method and taste some of their fantastic wines.
After visiting Aveleda is time to taste some fantastic wines from Quinta da Lixa in their new space: Monverde Wine Hotel- the new face of this prestigious wine producer from the region.
Here you will have a fantastic lunch using local products produced in their own farm parried with wine from Quinta da Lixa.
During the afternoon, you will have a taste of Amarante a small, but charming, city in the north of Portugal.
Do not miss this wine and food adventure!