The magic of the grape harvests
The rural workers usually say with wisdom and truth that “the grape matures in August, in September the harvest is done”!!!
It’s precisely at this time of year that in the Northern region, including Verde wine region, Douro Valley and Dão wine region, is full of excitement and color to one more harvest ritual.
This is the ideal moment to visit those beautiful wine regions with unforgettable landscapes and live unique moments as a true local.
September is the time of year that from the Minho, passing through Douro and ending at Dão wine region fills up with joy for another grape harvest. You don’t want to lose this unique experience.
Meet Me at Porto has prepared an excitant and exclusive program dedicated to grape harvests that invites you to participate in the harvest as a local, a fantastic experience as the locals do.
A full day dedicated to grape harvest that starts with the discovering of the Quinta (estate) and taste exclusive wine and regional flavors, walk through the vineyard where are explained the different castes, cut grapes and help the transport to the wine press. The lunch hours is used to recovering and recharge energies for the afternoon with a traditional lunch and wine tasting. The afternoon is to visit the wine cellar, the wine press, taste wines and participate in the foot treading to the rhythm of concertina and regional songs.
Discover the best that North of Portugal and its wine regions have to offer with Meet Me at Porto.