Champagne Boizel – toast with elegance to the arrival of summer

Champagne Boizel – toast with elegance to the arrival of summer

Founded 190 years ago, the house of Champagne Boizel creates wines of the highest quality that reflect the best of the Champagne region and are the best way to toast with elegance to the arrival of summer. It was in 1834 that Auguste Boizel and Julie Martin, a young couple, joined forces to create their […]

2024 marks the release of Barca Velha, an unquestionable symbol of the highest quality of Douro wines

2024 marks the release of Barca Velha, an unquestionable symbol of the highest quality of Douro wines

Classic, intense, complex, elegant, and rich—these adjectives fall short in describing Barca Velha, the cornerstone upon which Casa Ferreirinha’s reputation was built. Declared only in truly exceptional years, Barca Velha has, since its creation in 1952, been crafted from selected grapes grown at different altitudes in the Upper Douro, aged in French oak barrels, followed […]

Wines with Signature

Wines with Signature

Wines with Signature are “wines that are ‘attached to the skin’ of some of the most important Portuguese winemakers, wines with a very peculiar signature and DNA, wines that stand out for their difference and singularity but that still remain an identity card of the regions and ‘terroirs’ from which they originate.” (Luís Costa, Revista […]

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the International Day of Families, enjoy 30% off on 4 selected wines

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the International Day of Families, enjoy 30% off on 4 selected wines

May 15, 2024 marks the 30th anniversary of the International Day of Families, a special occasion to celebrate the affectionate bonds that unite and strengthen us. And, let’s be honest, nothing brings a family together like a good meal shared around the table, with a bottle of wine! Each wine carries a unique story, a […]

Fancy a feast with friends?

Fancy a feast with friends?

The scenario isn’t new: you’re planning a feast with friends and you’re unsure about the quantity of bottles… Does the word Magnum sound familiar to you? The VINHA gives you a clue: Nowadays, wine bottles come in all sizes, besides the standard 750ml bottle that we easily find on shelves and in restaurants. To simplify […]

How to order wine in a restaurant

How to order wine in a restaurant

Choosing a wine when in a restaurant can be a little confusing and uncomfortable sometimes. To make it easier we should take into consideration 7 steps that can help us making a good impression. 1. know your limit We should always have an idea of how much we want to spend in a bottle or if […]

Bairrada celebrates International Baga Day, with the Baga Friends

Bairrada celebrates International Baga Day, with the Baga Friends

On May 4th, the Baga Friends pay tribute to the region’s queen grape variety. On the first Saturday of May, the seven producers who make up the Baga Friends – Luís Pato, Filipa Pato, Quinta das Bágeiras, Quinta da Vacariça, Quinta de Baixo – Niepoort, Sidónio de Sousa, and Vadio – open their doors to […]

Approaching Mother’s Day: Suggestions from Revista de Vinhos

Approaching Mother’s Day: Suggestions from Revista de Vinhos

Mother’s Day is approaching. We take this opportunity to suggest some wines according to the personality or style of your dear mother! Mother who loves to travel Tarelo Arinto from the Azores & Verdelho from the Azores, 2019 Pico Island Azores Each bottle of Tarelo tells a story of tradition, dedication, and passion, transmitted through […]

April, celebrating the month of Freedom in Portugal

April, celebrating the month of Freedom in Portugal

April, the month of Freedom in Portugal. With the event that will take place this year commemorating 50 years of Freedom in Portugal, at 25th April, we suggest some wines of the same age. So you can celebrate with quality, refinement, and great harmony! Quinta da Vacaria 50 Years Tawny Port Wine Coming from the […]

April 23rd is a day to drink the best wines from Spain

April 23rd is a day to drink the best wines from Spain

On April 23rd, we celebrate the International Day of the Spanish Language, and to do it properly, you can find a selection of the best wines from Spain at Vinha. The date commemorates the death of the greatest genius of Spanish literature, Miguel de Cervantes, on April 23, 1616. Interestingly, on that day, the great […]

wines from another world, revolutionizing the portuguese market of luxury wines

wines from another world, revolutionizing the portuguese market of luxury wines

“God wills, man dreams, the work is born,” as Fernando Pessoa said, is the phrase that inspired Cláudio Martins to dream and make the collection “wines from another world” a reality, with the mission of further elevating the world of wine, revolutionizing the national market of luxury wines. There are 9 Planets, 9 Regions, 9 […]

Celebrating Chinese Language Day with Chateau Changyu Moser

Celebrating Chinese Language Day with Chateau Changyu Moser

In 2010, the United Nations (UN) established “Language Days”. Chinese Language Day is celebrated annually on April 20th. The date was chosen from the sixth solar term Guyu, one of the 24 solar terms in traditional calendars in the eastern region of Asia, as a way to honor Cangjie, historian of Emperor Huang-Ti (also known […]

winepedia – the ChatGPT of wines, created in Portugal

winepedia – the ChatGPT of wines, created in Portugal

We went to meet Winepedia – the ChatGPT of wines, created in Portugal and launched this weekend by Italian Ivano Barbato, an expert in Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity, and by Portuguese Pedro Guerreiro, a professor and manager linked to the wine sector. And to get to know it, there’s nothing better than answering the question, […]

Where are we going on vacation?

Where are we going on vacation?

Where are we going on vacation? The holiday season is in sight. Do you already know where to go? Embark with us and let these wines guide you to your 2024 vacation destination! Kendall Jackson Vintner’s Reserve Chardonnay 2020, Kendall Jackson, California, USA Tropical flavors like pineapple, mango, and papaya, with citrus notes that burst […]

Snacks and Wines from Tejo (Tagus River) at Special Prices Brighten Santarém

Snacks and Wines from Tejo (Tagus River) at Special Prices Brighten Santarém

Curated by the chef Rodrigo Castelo, who received a Michelin star and a green star this year, the Municipality of Santarém promotes the 4th edition of the event “Petiscos e Vinhos do Tejo” (Tapas and Wines of Tejo). The initiative takes place from April 5th to May 5th, in 27 restaurants/gastro-bars in the city, where […]

A toast to Tinta Carvalha, with a wine from António Maçanita

A toast to Tinta Carvalha, with a wine from António Maçanita

This week, we celebrated the day of the Tinta Carvalha grape variety, a residual variety in the vineyard, first referenced in published works between 1800 and 1850. In its varietal sheet, it’s noted that “The musts have medium alcoholic potential and acidity. Wines have very low color intensity (pink). Sensory analysis reveals a regular quality […]

VINHA Gift Card

VINHA Gift Card

The “VINHA Gift Card” is the easiest and quickest way to offer the best wine to those who truly deserve it! With this gift card, not only can you offer the amount that makes the most sense to you, but you can also send a personalized message! What is the format of the Gift Card? […]

Wine and Easter: Tradition and Meaning

Wine and Easter: Tradition and Meaning

Easter is a time filled with ancient traditions and deep meanings that date back to immemorial times. At the heart of these traditions is wine, a beverage that has played a fundamental role in celebrations throughout the centuries. In antiquity, wine was already considered a gift from the gods, and its presence in feasts and […]

Wine of the Month: “For the Cellar” – Dona Maria Grand Reserve 2018 – Pure Expression of Alentejo

Wine of the Month: “For the Cellar” – Dona Maria Grand Reserve 2018 – Pure Expression of Alentejo

The “For the Cellar” choice of the Wine Magazine is a pure expression of Alentejo: the red wine Dona Maria Grand Reserve 2018, by Júlio Bastos. As stated in Wine Magazine issue no. 412, March 2024, “Júlio Tassara Bastos is one of the great names in Portuguese wine, a true wine ‘globetrotter’, but with deep […]

Pão-de-Ló Recipe for a Sweet Easter

Pão-de-Ló Recipe for a Sweet Easter

The story of Pão-de-Ló, a delicious traditional Portuguese cake, is very ancient. Get to know its history and try the Pão-de-Ló recipe we provide. “It melts in the mouth in an ethereal lacework. Light as air, it almost vaporizes, a sort of veil that breathes between egg yolks and sugar, a bit of flour raining […]