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Cave Vasconcellos

Avenida Diogo Leite 16, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
+351 22 374 5900
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Visited by accident, but wat a great porto house

Excellent visit of the cellar, great explanation on how you make port.. And then.. the teasting... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
426Sandra
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Brussels, Belgium
Exactly what we were looking for

Small wine yard, very authentic, one of the remaining Portuguese owned. The guided tour with our... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
annepfeis
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Avenida Diogo Leite 16, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent visit of the cellar, great explanation on how you make port.. And then.. the teasting. MMMMMMM

Thank 426Sandra
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

Small wine yard, very authentic, one of the remaining Portuguese owned. The guided tour with our guide Carla was really interesting. The Cave is not huge and the visit does not last too long, which was what we were looking for. Carla was really nice...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We had a visit with Carla....she was great! Really interesting and passionate! On top, the tastings were excellent. Great quality of wine. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Jorgito squeezed us in for a tour at the last minute, but we never felt rushed, we learned so much, and thoroughly enjoyed the Port. Wonderful experience!

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

This is one if not the top port house we visited. Quality ports with some nice surprises. Tasting room is quite nice. It does not look like a tasting room from outside but go in and enjoy. You will not be disappointed. Ask for the...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to visit this small producer by a friend. We are delighted that we did. We met a very knowledgeable and friendly guide Jorgito. We tried a 10 year old red and white port, a 20 year old and 40 year old Port...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

We were told by the sales woman on the sidewalk that we should only go upstairs with the intention of buying -- so I am glad that we loved their wine so much. We tasted a standard flight of 10 and 20 year ports, and...More

Thank Thelwell
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Reviewed October 9, 2017

We made a reservation for a tasting for 7 people at Vasconcellos, the our first tasting of our trip. Jorge was a delight - he took the time to answer all of our questions, we learned so much! This is a small facility, and while...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We were walking by the storefront, and it felt a bit like the staff were hustlers trying to get people to go upstairs. But, we proceeded upstairs to a beautiful tasting room by Jorge, who proceeded to give us a full education on ports. We...More

Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I, along with a friend, stopped by Vasconcellos in Gaia and were warmly greeted by Carla Silva who escorted us upstairs where we were introduced to the most incredible ports. We tasted three...a ten, a thirty, and a forty year old port....More

Thank Peggy L
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marciavam
7 February 2016|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
Você pode entrar em contato com Jorge Silva na Vasconcellos. Ele tem um endereço do Gmail composto por uma concatenação de Jorge e Vasconcellos. (Desculpe, perguntas podem não incluir HTML ou website links. Por favor edite... More
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