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More Portuguese Pinot

Here we have another Portuguese Pinot, a grape that I am passionate about. If I could afford to drink good red Burgundy every day I would probably drink little else,...

Around 40 top chefs, wine and gourmet producers are already confirmed for what is described as Portugal's "most anticipated gastronomic event", the Fine Wines & Food Fair, taking place at Vila...

Something special for a winter evening

Many of us will have started the year by cutting back on our drinking. I certainly have. But allowing myself just a few drinking days a week has...

The Algarve’s hugely popular ‘Rota do Petisco’ (Tapas Route) is being expanded this year to include Faro and Olhão.

The neighbouring towns will host the event between June 2 and July 9,...

The Algarve section of gastronomic society Chaîne des Rôtisseurs met on Friday, February 10 at Restaurant Solar do Farelo in Mexilhoeira Grande for a friendly lunch meeting, the first of 2017....

If I had tasted this wine blind I would not have identified it as the typical white Alentejo variety Antão Vaz, or indeed as an Alentejo wine. But this is a wine from the upper Alentejo region, in...

Japanese fine dining arrives in the Algarve, including authentic Robata-grilled food

The new Japanese restaurant, Mizu, at Vila Vita Parc will officially open in mid-February, following a...

I wrote an article on this subject in 2015, perhaps a little tongue in cheek, as we were in the early stages of developing our project here at Esporão and I was still coming to terms with the...

It was around 20 years ago when I was first introduced to the wines of Côte-Rôtie from the Northern Rhone, and it was here in Portugal. I was privileged to be a guest at the table of winemaker and...

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