Estrada Municipal 554 - Fernandinho, 2565-841, Torres Vedras - Lisbon
Framed in the extraordinary landscape of the West, presents unique wines influenced by the Atlantic climate and the clay-limestone soils.
Mãe is a temple erected to wine and the worship associated with it. It is
discerning and demanding on the moment of producing/selling and available and
opened when the moment of sharing arrives. It is a Cellar of the future,
equipped with the most advanced media for an optimal production regarding its
resources. Aware of the nobility of wine, respectful of its tradition and
committed to nourish their origins.
The vineyards, with an area of 30 ha (74 ac.) are located in the area surrounding the cellar. On gently sloping hillsides, the vineyards grow in clay-limestone soils influenced by the Atlantic climate. The grape varieties were selected according to their adaptability to the region.
The Adega Mãe has currently 50% of the vineyard with white varieties. Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Arinto, Viosinho, Viognier, Riesling and Alvarinho. The other half has red varieties: Aragonez, Caladoc, Alicante Bouscheta and Syrah.
The members of the oenological team of Adega Mãe are the oenologists Anselmo Mendes and Diogo Lopes. They are both graduated in Agronomy by the Institute of Agronomy and postgraduates in Oenology by the Portuguese Catholic University. They work together since 2004 in different projects regarding the Portuguese wine.
Anselmo Mendes began his career in 1987 and his professional career led him to work in almost all regions of the country: Verde Wine, Douro, Dão and Alentejo.Diogo Lopes started his professional activity in 2004 after an internship in California, where he developed his knowledge with new technologies and practices.
With an innovative infrastructure and the cult associated to wine, Adega Mãe carries out original and different activities.
Located in Quinta da Archeira, on the Parish of Ventosa.
GPS: N 39°02'55.7", W 9°17'45.0"
For groups larger than 25 people we might have to divide them into two or more groups.
|Reservation||Subject to the confirmation of availability|
|Closing time||December 31th; January 1st; December 25th|
|Visiting hours||Monday to Saturday: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm | 2 pm to 6:30 pm; Sundays and Public holidays: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm | 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm|
|Cancellation | Prepayment||Vary depending on the type of experiences. Check the conditions of each experience in your Reservation|
|Means of payment||Mastercard; Visa|
|General||Booking Guarantee with credit card number; VAT at the legal rate included; Supplements have to be paid separately|
|Wine Tourism Activities||Wine Tasting; Season activities; Guided Tour to the Facilities; Participation of Enologist; Wine WorkShops; Tasting of regional products; Wine course; Wine routes; Vintage|
|Outdoor Areas||Private Vineyard|
|Restaurants | Bars | Store||Wine Shop; Wine Cellar; Bar|
|Services||Transportation to/from Airport (Additional fee); Facilities for meetings / parties|
|Parking||Free and Private (without reservation)|
|Facilities||Balcony; View of the Vineyard; Facilities for the disabled; Air conditioning|
|Spoken Languages||Spanish; English; Português|
Adega lindíssima e moderna. Fomos muito bem recebidos e o nosso guia soube dar uma explicação ao pormenor, reservamos a visita Dory Colheita e a prova foi excepcional. O vinho é óptimo e a visita recomenda-se.