The Passion for Wine Awards Wine Party event takes place on March 7, and has a new location and setting, right by the Tagus River: the Vila Galé Ópera Hotel, in Lisbon.
This event brings together the best wines in celebration and sharing. This is a wine party open to the public, which includes in the program the award ceremony to producers of the best wines tasted by Paixão Pelo Vinho magazine during 2019. In tasting will be many of the wines and sparkling wines of excellence and more than 200 references from award-winning producers. In parallel, there is a cycle of ‘Conversations with Oenologists’, special wine tasting with the presentation of its creators, with free access, but subject to 25 participants per session.
In 2019 the team of Paixão Pelo Vinho magazine evaluated in blind tasting more than a thousand wines, the ones that most surprised by the quality were awarded with ‘Paixão Pelo Vinho Prestígio’ (truly passionate), ‘Paixão Pelo Vinho Excellence’ (impressive) and / or ‘Passion for Wine Choice’ (best quality / price ratio). The prize giving takes place at 5:30 pm and everyone can watch and applaud.
The wine party Paixão Pelo Vinho Awards Wine Party starts at 5 pm and lasts until 11 pm. The stage is the beautiful Vila Galé Ópera Hotel, a work by the renowned architect Manuel Salgado, with an original decoration inspired by the theme of opera and classical music. The location could not be better, as it is right in front of the Tagus River, next to the Lisbon Congress Center, the busy Docas area and just five minutes from Lisbon’s biggest tourist attractions (Torre de Belém, Museu dos Coches , Jerónimos Monastery, Padrão dos Descobrimentos, Centro Cultural de Belém and Pastéis de Belém).
Throughout the event, all participants will be able to taste more than 200 fabulous wines and news from many of the award-winning producers, who promise to exceed expectations. So, you know, on Saturday, March 7th, get ready for a sensory trip, celebrating one of nature’s best gifts: wine!
Tickets will go on sale on February 14th at Ticketline, at Fever, and at more than 500 points of sale nationwide. In pre-sale the ticket will cost € 10 and on the same day access to the party will cost € 15, always with the offer of the glass and the entire program.