Verallia Portugal sponsors Festa do Alvarinho e do Fumeiro 2012
Melgaço city, from 27 to 29 April 2012, was the scene of Festa do Alvarinho e do Fumeiro (Wine and Portuguese Sausages Festival). Such event recognized at national level, started in 1995, supported from the beginning by Portugal Tourism. There was been showed a sample of the better local products, by 58 exhibitors, where all of Alvarinho and Fumeiro regional producers were presents.
Verallia Portugal sponsorships this event that fit the autarky outlined strategy to promote local quality products and correlated activities, that is to say, Alvarinho’s wine, fumeiro, handicraft, tourism and gastronomy.
During 3 days, the festival received thousands visitants, and the wine Alvarinho has a particular highlight. Indeed, it’s a typical wine of this region of the North of Portugal, recognized in Portugal and around the world.
After festival, Verallia Portugal invited all Alvarinho’s wine producers into a dinner, in Melgaço, to reinforce proximity. Ideas and knowledge exchanges was remarkable and the initiative a success. Thereby, to celebrate this moment, was done a cake to commemorate achieved success by Festa do Fumeiro e do Alvarinho as by enhance proximity and position of Verallia to all producers.