Romana Vini Estate

Romana Vini Estate

Hey cheers, this family makes wines with passion, integrity and respect for agriculture. The whole process aims the creation of serious wines with their own identity. They are the expression of this: the earth and the people. It’s only through the diversity of reliefs and microclimates concentrated in the regions of Lisbon and Tejo that […]

What women want when the subject is wines?

What women want when the subject is wines?

At first sight, a chronicle titled “What women want” can be quite captivating. There is a whole conspiracy about what women want, when they want it and why they want it. Until this day, and as far as we know, no one has been able yet to find the “golden key”. The more we try […]

Easter and Wine: a harmonious relationship

Easter and Wine: a harmonious relationship

The name Easter comes from the Hebrew word Pessach, that means passage. Easter is an important date for both Christian and Jewish religion. The celebration of this special occasion calls for socializing, food, sweets and, of course, wine! In Portugal, part of the celebration of Easter is made at the table with family and friends. […]

Work, fun and wine – Today is the day!

Work, fun and wine – Today is the day!

If you always dreamed of joining wine and fun with your work, but the opportunity to do so never came up, you finally have a reason to fulfill your wish: today is International Day of Fun at Work! A good dose of humor at work has positive impacts in the endeavor and productivity of workers, […]

Curiosities about Wine

Curiosities about Wine

Do you want to impress your friends with your wine knowledge at the next dinner party? Here are some marvels you can share with them while enjoying a relaxing glass of wine!   Mature vs Ageing Mature and ageing are not the same thing since the maturing process of wines occurs while they are still […]

Let us toast to all dads!

Let us toast to all dads!

Tomorrow we celebrate Father’s Day, dedicated to the men that would do anything for us. These men deserve the world, so we ought to spare them some of our time. If you still don’t know what to gift your father, don’t worry because we have some tips for you. Since not all fathers are the […]

The Ideal Partner for Spring

The Ideal Partner for Spring

officially, spring only starts in a couple of weeks, but the weather seems to want to turn it around…! This season’s arrival means welcoming bloomy days and warmer, more pleasant temperatures. Spring calls for lighter food and outdoor programs, that lead wine lovers to look for the option that best matches every occasion. White wines, […]

Carnival – Merrymaking with Wine

Carnival – Merrymaking with Wine

Although Carnival at the Sambódromo (Rio de Janeiro) is the most famous in the world, this celebration is not originally Brazilian. In fact, its origin is uncertain, but there are several theories that attempt to explain its creation. At Vinha we believe that a glass of Wine is involved in the beginning of this bash. […]

Corks – Types and Differences

Corks – Types and Differences

A bottle of Wine would not be the same without its cork. The distinctive sound of the bottle opening with the corkscrew raises the whole experience of its consumption in a romantic candlelight night. However, the main function of the cork is not to create the perfect environment, but to ensure a good seal of […]

Wine on the Silver Screen

Wine on the Silver Screen

The nominees have already been revealed, the announcers announced and the red carpet is about to be unrolled, we just need to remember some film works to accompany the Oscars ceremony on Monday night (February 25, 2019). Everyone likes going to the movies and watching a good film, almost as much as drinking a good […]

Wines for a romantic dinner

Wines for a romantic dinner

Valentine’s Day is celebrated by lots of passionate couples. Chocolates and flowers are essential, but what can not ever be missing on Valentine’s night is a bottle of good wine. For those who prefer to stay home to enjoy a dinner for two in a private setting, Vinha has selected a list of 5 wines […]

Valentine’s Day is with Vinha

Valentine’s Day is with Vinha

Vinha wants your Valentine’s Day to be unforgettable and so we leave here a script for wine lovers – as we are – to prepare the perfect day! Every day we feel happy to have our loved one by our side, but the 14th of February is a special time to demonstrate it even more. Especially […]

Recipe for Mulled Wine

Recipe for Mulled Wine

Enjoy this Mulled Wine recipe to warm you up on the cooler days of Winter! Ingredients: ¾ of a cup of water ¾ of a cup of sugar 2 cinnamon sticks Juice of 1 large orange Whole cloves, as many as you like 750 ml of Red Wine   Instructions: In a pan, mix the […]

How to read a wine label

How to read a wine label

Nowadays, there are thousands of wines available. Given that every wine has its own label and that it has some influence in our purchasing choice, it is not difficult to be a bit confused when buying a wine. Nonetheless, a proper reading of the label might help obtaining important and necessary information for an adequate […]

The best portuguese wines by Wine Enthusiast

The best portuguese wines by Wine Enthusiast

It’s early 2019, so it’s time to check all the good stuff in 2018! The Wine Enthusiast Magazine was committed to try different wines to select the Top 100 of the year! In 2018, Portuguese wine stood out in the magazine’s publication. Several Portuguese wines were distinguished, among which we highlight the quality of 5 […]

Winter Wines – 5 Wines to get you warm during Winter

Winter Wines – 5 Wines to get you warm during Winter

It’s really cold outside, there’s no need to leave the house with this weather. What you really need is a good Wine! Here’s a short list to warm up your winter. Cold weather calls for warm meals, full-bodied wines, and a good movie by the fireplace. In order to perfect this, the only thing missing […]

Wine for beginners: How to begin your love for wine

Wine for beginners: How to begin your love for wine

Entering the wine world can be quite challenging. Our mouth needs time to get to know different flavors, and it is not always easy to choose the best wine from a range of existing offers. But don’t worry! This list will help you select the ideal wine for beginners!   The important thing is to […]

Know How To Pair Wine and Traditional Cod Dishes

Know How To Pair Wine and Traditional Cod Dishes

Despite being a fish, Cod does not necessarily have to be matched with White Wine. It is our recommendation…but there are other options Generally, combining Cod with a light White Wine will never let you down! However, if you prefer new tasting experiences, where delicate flavors complement each other, you can choose a full bodied […]

That Wine for that person

That Wine for that person

Christmas is almost here, and you still have no idea what to get to you wine lover friend? Don’t worry! Here you can find the ideal wine for any kind of person.   Offer SANGIOVESE to your sharp friend. The sincerest friend you can have. He cannot stand still. His daily routine is not a routine […]

Remember, Wine is for drinking! Not all of them should age in the cellar!

Remember, Wine is for drinking! Not all of them should age in the cellar!

The Bible says “and no one after drinking old wine wants the new, for they say: ‘The old is better!’” (Luke 5:39). However, aged wine does not always mean better wine.   Most Wines are produced for immediate consumption, which means that they aren’t made to stay on the wine cellar. If you let it […]