Grape Harvesting experience 2022: A day at Quinta dos Murças or Quinta do Ameal

Grape Harvesting experience 2022: A day at Quinta dos Murças or Quinta do Ameal

Esporão will be celebrating the harvest on the 10th and 17th September at Quinta dos Murças and, for the first time, at Quinta do Ameal. Two special programmes are on offer in the Douro and Vinho Verde regions including winery and cellar visits, wine tastings, traditional grape foot treading, and an optional lunch with the winemaker.

THE QUINTA DOS MURÇAS GRAPE HARVEST

 

The grape harvest is about to start, and Quinta dos Murças is welcoming visitors on one of two special days, 10 and 17 September.

 

10 September- Harvest Programme*

3:00 pm – Quinta dos Murças welcome

3:30 pm – Guided tour of the winery and cellar

5:00 pm – Lagarada: Barefoot treading of grapes in the lagar

6:00 pm – Wine tasting: Assobio White, Assobio Rosé, Assobio Red, Quinta dos Murças Minas and Quinta dos Murças Reserva

 

*The 80€ price includes a harvest kit (T-shirt, straw hat and reusable water bottle).

Capacity of six to sixteen participants

 

17 September 17 – Harvest Programme with Winemaker*

11:00 am – Quinta dos Murças welcome

11:30 am – Guided tour of winery and cellar

1:00 pm – Lagarada (barefoot grape treading in the lagar)

3:00 pm – Exclusive harvest lunch with the winemaker

16h00 – Wine tasting: Quinta dos Murças Minas, Quinta dos Murças Margem, Quinta dos Murças Reserva

 

*The 180€ price includes a harvest kit (T-shirt, straw hat and reusable water bottle).

Capacity of six to ten participants

 

Advance registration required by phone at +351 932 794 099 / +351 934 550 006 or e-mail at reservas.murcas@esporao.com

GRAPE HARVESTING EXPERIENCE AT QUINTA DO AMEAL

 

Quinta do Ameal welcomes visitors for its first ever harvest programme. This unique and exclusive day will take place on 17 September.

 

17 SEPTEMBER – Harvest Programme*
10:00 am – Quinta do Ameal welcome
10:30 am – Vineyard tour – Walk through the vineyards and harvest grapes by hand
11:00 am – Winery visit and help select the best grapes at the sorting table
12:00 pm – Tastings: Taste Quinta do Ameal musts at differing stages of fermentation
1:30 pm – Harvest lunch

*The 80€ price includes a harvest kit (T-shirt, straw hat and reusable water bottle).

Capacity of six to sixteen participants

 

Prior reservation is required by phone at +351 258 947 172 or e-mail atreservas.ameal@esporao.com.

About Esporão

About Quinta do Ameal

Located in the Lima Valley, the Vinho Verde wine region, Quinta do Ameal is an ancient estate dating back to…

About Esporão

About Quinta dos Murças

Quinta dos Murças estate lies on the right bank of the Douro River, in the Cima Corgo sub-region of the…