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Quinta do Piloto

Rua Helena Cardoso, Palmela 2950-131, Portugal
+351 21 233 3030
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Azeitao: Wine Experience Guided Tour From Lisbon
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The history of Quinta do Piloto covers four generations of family Cardoso, which is linked to the history of Palmela since the beginning of the 20th century. Its wines are the result of lots carefully chosen among 200 hectares of vineyards, of which 35 are old vineyard with age between 60 and 70 years. The Fifth of the Pilot is dedicated to the improvement of tradition, respect for the environment that surrounds it and, essentially, the promise of producing wines of reference in the region. In addition to programs of Wine Tourism, available space for events with catering service associated with.
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Rua Helena Cardoso, Palmela 2950-131, Portugal
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

You could go to Quinta do Piloto for the view alone, and you should be satisfied. But the winery, which has been vinifying wines on site for four generations, offers much more education and a window into a typical traditional winemaking process in Portugal. I'll...More

Thank JaninedeBric
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QtaPiloto, Guia de enoturismo at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Dear Janine, Thank you for your great review on Quinta do Piloto and Portugal!

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Excellent event. From the folk music, to the grape crushing demo, and topping it all with the great food, great wine and atmosphere. We enjoyed it very much. Highly recommend. We will be back for sure.

Thank Milu W
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QtaPiloto, Guia de enoturismo at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you so much for coming and enjoying our Adiafa. We are looking forwad to your next visit.

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you Raquel (and Helena for covering for Raquel) for the impromptu winery tour. We were very privileged to get a non- scheduled tour and will be forever grateful. We had the most fabulous afternoon visiting this winery. We adored the wine and we absolutely...More

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Raquel F, Guia de enoturismo at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Dear Skalij5, It was a great pleasure to provide you and your family such a positive experience! Thank you so much for the kind comments. We hope to see you again in the future!

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Reviewed 21 November 2016

We had such a nice time with Marta in Quinta do Piloto vineyard. She took us to a tour, told us interesting stories about the history of this winery and about the winemaking itself. She's just an expert and a lovely person. After the tour...More

1  Thank Sini J
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QtaPiloto, Gestor at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2016

Dear Sini, We appreciate your kind review. It is always a pleasure have such good people visiting us. We wish all the best for you and yours. Cheers, Team

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

We booked a Sunday afternoon tour on the same day and were thrilled to meet Marta, part of the wine team, at Quinta do Piloto. Marta sounded like a chemist as she carefully and wisely explained every step of the wine process as we walked...More

Thank Susan M
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QtaPiloto, Gerente at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Dear Susan, Thank you so much for your kind review! We are very happy about it. If you, eventually, come to Palmela again, please don't forget to visit us. We wish all the best!

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

We visited this tour in late July. From the off, our guide was accommodating, friendly and knowledgeable. She apologised for her English, however there was no requirement as her English was fantastic! The building itself is beautiful and the views are worth the visit alone...More

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QtaPiloto, Gerente geral at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope to see you again. Cheers.

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Reviewed 29 May 2016

We visited this winery on a sunday morning (very good they are opened on a sunday!). The tour of the winery was really nice. The owner Filipe Cardoso did the tour himself and explained very well all the processes. The winery is very beautiful and...More

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QtaPiloto, Gerente geral at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thank you very much for your excelent review! Cheers

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Very interesting - Ana took us through each stage of the wine process, showing us the equipment used and giving us a feeling for the history of the business. The process is the original one and, as such, manages to keep its carbon footprint small....More

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QtaPiloto, Gerente at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope to see you soon again in Palmela and Quinta do Piloto, of course. Happy life for you and yours!

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Reviewed 4 October 2015

We visited this winery as part of the Happy Travels Azeitao Private Experience. Ana showed us around this very quaint and traditional family winery. Ana took the time to explain each stage of the wine production process while walking us around the apparatus used. Ana...More

1  Thank Claudette W
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QtaPiloto, Gerente at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2015

Thank you very much for your review. Definitely it gives us some proud! Hope see you again.

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Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We actually stumbled upon this vineyard by accident, how lucky we're we! The absolutely beautiful location and great wines make for a perfect visit. The tour was given by one of the family members who have a very passionate tour. Highly recommend!

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QtaPiloto, Gerente at Quinta do Piloto, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2015

Happy to read your review. We hope see you again. Sucess!

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