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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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Best Port tour we've had!

We've visited other wineries in the past and this time by chance we walked into Vasconcelhos for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elle V
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Toronto, Canada
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So worth visiting

We (4 adults) visited this small wine and port house on the recommendation of friends who had... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Digbydog23
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Avenida Diogo Leite 16, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-111, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've visited other wineries in the past and this time by chance we walked into Vasconcelhos for a tour. Wow... so informative. We really felt an appreciation for Port and happily bought a couple of bottles. Our guide (George I think) was excellent, never rushing...More

Thank Elle V
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We (4 adults) visited this small wine and port house on the recommendation of friends who had chanced upon it a while ago. After a slightly lukewarm greeting (it was late afternoon and they were probably thinking about shutting up for the day) we had...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

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

Thank 426Sandra
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Reviewed 28 January 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

Thank annepfeis
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Reviewed 28 January 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!

Thank yobi1977
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Reviewed 22 January 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!

Thank bellyjean47
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Reviewed 28 November 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

Thank foodiethatrocks2
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Reviewed 11 November 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

Thank Joycehird
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Reviewed 24 October 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

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Reviewed 9 October 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

2  Thank MandiMe
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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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